[Samba] NE00: printer files left behind on Samba shares

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Jul 13 18:07:03 GMT 2002

Tim Allen wrote:
> > Andrew Bartlett wrote
> >
> > We should probably look at why they are occouring - and get a sniff of
> > it not happening on NT.  I think we might be accepting files with a :,
> > which are compleatly banned on NT - but its just a guess.
> >
> Yes - this was the impression I got from the previous posts. Maybe it's as
> simple as setting
> veto files = /*:/
> as the default in swat so it's addressed out of the box in a typical setup.

Things that are 'specification' rather than 'configuration' we try to
avoid leaving to admins, beocuse smb.conf is sufficiently complex at it

As I said, we really need to see a sniff of what NT does, and figure it
out from there.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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