[Samba] Longfile names and Samba

John Benedetto jbenedet at unm.edu
Thu Jan 16 17:44:00 GMT 2003

--On Thursday, January 16, 2003 11:49 AM +0100 Martin Boltje 
<martin at boltje.com> wrote:

> I'm using RedHat 7.3 and samba 2.2.7a,
> Using windows98 and NT4 workstations, I get a weird problem.
> Writing a longfilename directory on a real NT server a  direct. like
> program files would be \progra~1
> On a samba server it's changed in progr~NK or something like this. It's
> never the same. Therefor, for older dos applications it's not possible to
> enter the directory.
> Is this a problem only I have? Or did I do something wrong? I found
> something about hash and hash2. But this does not solve my problems.
> Martin Boltje
> web: http://www.boltje.com
> web: http://www.yamnis.com

I thought there were options that could be set concerning Name Mangling... 
have you looked into those?...

- jb

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