veto files

Jan Kuhn jkuhn at
Thu Oct 19 15:33:17 GMT 2000


hide dot files = yes
   hide files = /.*/lost+found/

Subba Rao wrote:

> Hi,
> I have used the "veto files" flags for my users home directory shares.
> The syntax is as follows,
>         veto files = /.*/
> This is to hide all the dot files in the samba client.
> I stoped and restarted samba and sure enough the dot files do not get listed.
> One problem that has showed up is, when I try to save a file from the samba
> client (windows system) to the samba server, I get the "Error Copying File"
> message box,
> "Cannot copy xyz:A file with the name you specified already exists. Specify
> a different filename"
> This happens to any file that I am trying to move to the samba server.
> Is there any other directive that should be used along with "veto files"
> directive?
> Thanks in advance.
> --
> Subba Rao
> subb3 at
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