[Samba] Re: Samba 2.2.3 released (new problems with W2k clients - need help)

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Mon Feb 4 20:11:57 GMT 2002

On Mon, Feb 04, 2002 at 01:48:02AM +0100, Martin Thomas wrote:
> Hello Samba-Team and List-Members
> First: congratulations to the 2.2.3 release. Especially the
> PDC/BDC support and documentation is very interesting
> BUT I still have the problem with 'overwriting' or 'replacing' files on a 
> samba share. I described this in a mail to the samba-technical mailing-list
> last week since I already had the issue with a CVS version. 
> But did not get a response so far - it seems that everybody was very
> busy with the new release.
> ( http://lists.samba.org/pipermail/samba-technical/2002-February/034446.html )
> I did some tests with the samba 2.2.3 tar release and the problem is still there.
> Files and Directories already in a share can not be replaced with newer ones.
> With Version 2.2.2 this was possible and I did not change the configuration-
> settings or the smb.conf.
> I can reproduce it on two servers (Suse Linux 6.3 with updated Kernel 2.4.16
> and Debian with Kernel 2.2.18) with different clients (all Windows 2000 SP2).
> I hope someone else can reproduce it, for example like this:
> (I wrote the original german messages in () behind my translations - 
> maybe someone can send the exact messages from the english 
> Windows 2K)

Ok - thanks for the reproducible test case, sorry it got missed
before the release, I'll take a look at it asap.


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