[Samba] Visualage Gen seems to need extended attrib of a file

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Thu Aug 28 18:24:57 GMT 2003

On Thu, Aug 28, 2003 at 06:16:51AM -0300, Andrea Capanema wrote:
> We can't run VisualAge Generator (2.X) retriving files from the samba
> server (AIX). (we receive smberror: ErrDos 282 )
> It seems to require to read the extended attrib to find out the version
> of the file (and until now I can't realize what else). Is there any
> workaround or patch to get rid of it? Can Samba works fine with this
> kind of application? 

Unfortunately we don't support EA's from Samba. Now Linux has
filesystems that support them it's something we may add in
the future.

Is VisualAge Generator (2.X) an OS/2 application, or a port
of one ? They tended to use EA's.


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