URGENT!!: browsing using wildcards

Orndorff, Mark morndorff at AvistaAdvantage.com
Fri Sep 14 10:51:02 GMT 2001

2.2 seems to resolve this issue, my only problem is that 2.2 is not yet
supported by my vendor.

Mark Orndorff
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-----Original Message-----
From: Gerald Carter [mailto:gcarter at valinux.com]
Sent: Friday, September 14, 2001 7:24 AM
To: Orndorff, Mark
Cc: 'samba at lists.samba.org'
Subject: Re: URGENT!!: browsing using wildcards

On Wed, 12 Sep 2001, Orndorff, Mark wrote:

> Please...
> Any help on this issue is GREATLY appreciated.
> We have a samba server hosting files with underscores in the names.
> When we try to issue a dir command using wildcards and under scores no
> results are returned even though matching files exist.
> This seems to have to do more with "." and wildcards than underscores.
> A file named "3084.40_0..tif"
> is matched by "dir *.*_0..tif"
> but not by "dir *_0..tif"
> Any solutions?

Upgrade to Samba 2.2.1a and try to reproduce this again.

cheers, jerry

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