[Samba] Samba client Bug : First letter of directory name missing

Buchan Milne bgmilne at cae.co.za
Thu Oct 10 09:31:02 GMT 2002

> Message: 26
> From: guillaume GROS <ggros at trokmpeg4.com>
> Reply-To: ggros at trokmpeg4.com
> To: samba at lists.samba.org
> Date: Wed, 9 Oct 2002 18:10:01 -0400
> Subject: [Samba] Samba client Bug : First letter of directory name missing
> Hi everybody !
> I have a problem with the sambaclient when I connect to some client and t=
> ype=20
> ls it lists the directories without the first letter and furthermore it=20
> doesn't list them as directory but as file of 0kB.
> And when I mount the share the filenames are ok.
> I don't know the type of server that are running those hosts since findsm=
> b=20
> don't report anything about them.

This was a bug in samba-2.2.6pre2, which has been fixed in CVS. And, 
AFAIK, it's only against win9x/winme servers (does not seem to affect 
win2k, winnt or samba servers).

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