Problems with Excel and Access files

Kohei Yoshida kyoshida at
Wed Nov 21 17:36:03 GMT 2001

Are you using Samba 2.2.2?  If not, it's a recommended upgrade since it
fixed a fair amount of oplock bugs.

As with Access files, I would just veto oplock them.


On Wed, 2001-11-21 at 16:33, STI wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a problem width some excel files in my Samba File server because when I try to open from a WinMe client, the client machine always craches width a error in the vredir.vxd and ifsmgr.vxd. I think is a problem in oplocks or something like that.
> In the mdb files, the MS Access tolds me that can't open the file exlusively!
> Can anybody help me?
> What configuration should I have in [Global] and [Files] sections?
> What unix permission should I have in the directory and excel, access files?
> Tia,
> Jorge Mota
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