[Samba] Files Missing on smbfs on RH 7.3

woodbri at swoodbridge.com woodbri at swoodbridge.com
Tue Oct 22 18:11:06 GMT 2002

So nobody has a clue as to what might be causing this problem or how 
to fix it? I am REALLY stuck on this issue! All of our automation 
scripts are now questionable as to their ability to backup and 
process file on the Windows boxes from our Linux boxes.

Desperate for an answer,
  -Stephen Woodbridge

On 21 Oct 2002 at 20:08, woodbri at swoodbridge.com wrote:

> Hi all,
> I have been searching the web and the archives about this problem, but
> have not seen an answer to the problem.
> I have a Windows XP system with a shared drive, it is mount to a RH
> 7.3 box using:
> mount -t smbfs -o username=Administrator //raidserver/doq /doq
> That seems to work, and I can see files on /doq, but I can NOT see all
> the files. If is do "ls -al /doq/dir1" I can see most of the files but
> some apparently random ones are dropped from the listing. I have the
> same problem doing "find /doq -print". If is do an "ls -l
> /doq/path/to/missing_file" it will list the file.
> I have seem this other people running into this same problem going
> back as far as 1996 when I googled on this problem, but no fixes :(
> Is this a bug or more like did I not configure something correctly.
> This is a critical problem so any help or pointers would be VERY much
> appreciated.
> Best regards,
>   -Stephen Woodbridge
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