[Samba] Samba 2.2.4 Released
jojowil at hvcc.edu
Fri May 3 05:38:03 GMT 2002
It should read:
"The bug does *not* occur when the database is served by Samba and the
Office components for Access are on the local hard drive."
I worked with Jeremy on this and we tried many combinations of
implementations. We serve the entire Office suite (Office 2K and Office XP
- on separate machines) from shares in accordance with the directions set
forth by Microsoft. Both products exhibit the problem in Samba starting
I am still compiling information for Jeremy on how to recreate the exact
installation we have, but the solution for us right now was to set:
nt status support = no
and everything ran fine from that point forward.
Thanks again, Jeremy! I will have the docs you need to recreate our
installation next week.
On Fri, 3 May 2002, Konkol, Josh wrote:
> In the Known Bugs section of the Release Notes, does it mean you can or
> can't have the Access *.exe on the server. Does it work when the *.exe is
> on the client ?
> Here's a snip from the Release Notes:
> Known Bugs
> * Under certain conditions when serving the MS Access 2000
> executable file and an Access database from a Samba share,
> it is possible to experience data corruption. This pug does
> does occur when the database is served from a Samba file share
> but the Access *.exe is stored on the client's local file system.
> The exact reason for this bug is unknown at this time.
> Josh Konkol, CNE MCSE
> Senior Network Analyst
> GuideOne Insurance
> Mail Stop AB-1
> jkonkol at guidemail.com
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