Date garbage on NT share

Urban Widmark urban at
Thu Sep 9 09:39:33 GMT 1999

On Wed, 8 Sep 1999, Martin Ortlepp wrote:

> Hi,
> I´m running Samba 2.0.5a and Linux 2.2.3. When I try to mount a NT share it
> works but I always get differences between the file date on nt share and
> linux on the other side. I have filedates from year 1900 to 2060 (on the linux
> side). File dates on the NT sides are correct.
> Any ideas?


Your kernel was compiled with the win95 date bug workaround. That
workaround messes up dates when looking at NT shares. Recompile your
kernel without the workaround enabled or upgrade to a later 2.2.x where
the the workaround is enabled per share, as needed.


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