SAMBA digest 2312 "veto files"

Steve Litt slitt at
Fri Nov 19 18:42:20 GMT 1999

At 09:34 PM 11/19/1999 +1100, you wrote:
>> Date:   Wed, 17 Nov 1999 14:50:13 -0500
>> From:   Steve Litt <slitt at>
>> To:     <samba at>
>> Subject: Re: "veto files" question
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>> I had that same result with veto files > and /./*/, and a couple others,
and nothing hid just the dot files. /.b*/
>> hides all the dot files beginning with .b, if that helps any.
>> I finally pathed [homes] to path> create the directory, and that of
course removed all access to the dot
>> files :-)
>> Steve Litt
>Try /.[A-z]*/ it should get all files starting with a letter after 
>the dot and hide them

>From Steve Litt==> /.[A-z]*/ did not work on my RH6/Samba2.0.6 setup.
Specifically, it allowed access to all my dot files. Keep trying though,
there's got to be something that works!


Steve Litt

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