[Samba] Fileaccess-Problem Samba <--> Win2k

Bradley W. Langhorst brad at langhorst.com
Tue Jan 28 18:55:23 GMT 2003

it may be a samba problem...
i recommend you upgrade to 2.2.7a
(there are debs available at samba.org - dunno exactly where you'll have
to search)

this might be an oplock problem  - you could turn oplocks off on the
share to see if things improve

On Tue, 2003-01-28 at 05:07, Heiko Schellhorn wrote:
> Hi all
> We installed Samba 2.2.3a to host files for the computers of our 
> secretary-office. Our secretaries are using Win2k computers, mostly Excel.
> Win2k - German - SP3
> Excel2k Pro - German - SP3
> We have the following problem:
> If they try to open files using Workplace-Directory-Folders they get following 
> error: Once in a while Excel hangs after opening three or four files. 
> If they try to open the files within Excel the error doesn't occur.
> Has anyone seen this problem before ?  
> Is it a error in our configuration or is it a problem between this Samba-Ver. 
> and Win2k?
> Greets Heiko
Bradley W. Langhorst <brad at langhorst.com>

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