Problem with Word 6.0 on samba share

Giulio Orsero giulioo at
Wed Sep 22 11:08:18 GMT 1999

On Wed, 22 Sep 1999 20:41:15 +1000, hai scritto:

>I've tried to use this parameters:
>oplocks = False
>fake oplocks = Yes
>With this "add-on" we can access word document with no delay, but when it's
>the time to save them, we can't... Word pop a window with this error on it
>: "a network error or a file-access error was happened. Maybe the network

Samba team is investigating the oplock_break problem.
The workaround (which may impact performance) is to use
oplocks = no

Don't use "fake oplocks", except for read only shares.

giulioo at

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