Netlogon Long username

Ed Mann ed.mann at
Tue Nov 20 06:40:05 GMT 2001

Thanks for the help it seems to work. But now my question is how did you
ever find this out. I read the man page on smb.conf and 'kernel oplocks
= no' and it said nothing to me about this issue. I may be a little
slow. But again thanks for the help. 
On Tue, 2001-11-20 at 02:47, Dragos wrote:
> hello,
> been there...
> it will just work if you set 'kernel oplocks = no' in your [global] section 
> of smb.conf; at least it did for me...
> cheers, dragos
> On Monday 19 November 2001 06:33 pm, Ed Mann wrote:
> > I just upgraded a server from an older version of samba to the newer
> > 2.2.2. When I login from a win 98 machine with a username longer than 8
> > characters I get an error that Z:usern~93.bat could not be found. This
> > is only a problem with 2.2.2. Is this a know issue, or did I miss a
> > config option? Do I need to supply more information to help track this
> > issue down?
> >
> > Thanks for the help.

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