Windows 2000 crashes

Michel Davoudian mdlinux at
Thu May 11 22:01:01 GMT 2000

samba at wrote:

> Date:   Tue, 9 May 2000 12:20:26 -0600
> From:   Thomas Hucke <hucke at>
> To:     samba at
> Subject: Windows 2000 crashes
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> We used samba 2.0.6 under Redhat 6.1 with W98/NT4 clients without any
> problems. Now we upgraded one PC with Windows2000. In the beginning everything
> worked fine. But suddenly there are problems: Browsing a specific subdirectory
> of a share on the server cause a inmediate crash of W2k with a automatic
> restart. I upgraded to Samba2.0.7, again W2k crashes. I connect to this
> subdirectory from a W98 client and the problem disapears.
> The crash occurs not with all subdirectories, just with some. I checked all
> files in this directory but couldn't find anything rare.
> Has anybody had similiar problems with W2K and Samba ? Should I re-install W2K
> ?
> Any Hint is welcome.
>                             Thomas.
> ----------------------------------------------------
> Ing. Thomas Hucke
> Programa de Telecomunicaciones PROTEL
> Universidad Autonoma de Baja California Sur
> La Paz 23080 BCS. / Mexico
> e-mail: hucke at  Tel/Fax: (112)80741

Dear Thomas,

The only solution is to drop W2K until at least SP4 or 5 (as all shit'O'soft OS).
Oh no, there's another one ... switch totally to Linux or Free/Open-Bsd


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