[Samba] deleting files problem
david.morel at amakuru.net
Sun Dec 8 19:42:01 GMT 2002
Bill Dossett wrote:
> I've got what I think is a pretty weird problem.
> I'm using redhat 8.0 and their latest samba rpm 2.2.7.
> I have a directory
> with about 600 tiff files in it.
> When I go this directory and try and delete them,
> it deletes about 100 of them or so, but while this
> is going on, it says:
> the system cannot find the file specified
> and doesn't delete the rest.. if I do it again, it deletes more
> file, but messages still appear, doing it aout 5 or 6 times and
> all files are deleted.
> I upped log level to 5 in samba and it mentions mangling file names
> but couldn't really see any answser there...
> Has anyone else seen this behaviour or know what is causing it?
have you tried setting : mangling method = hash2 in smb.conf ?
in directories with lots of similar filenames, it might help.
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