[Samba] None

Kurt Pfeifle kpfeifle at danka.de
Thu May 8 15:01:05 GMT 2003

Jon Niehof wrote:

>> I guess it still can not be recommended as a safe method to achieve
>> what the request intended.
>> Couln't I "write" a zero-length (or 1-Byte length, if zero is disallowed)
>> content to tha file and so, in effect delete what it  represented?
> Sure. But at this point you're splitting hairs thin enough that the 
> original question becomes pointless. 

I was thinking of a real-world justification for the original request
and couldn't think of one in the frist place. But maybe I too clueless

> You could also write garbage across 
> the entire file, etc. etc.
> Without strong AI +

Sorry? AI?

> mindreading to get a "DWIM"


> directive in Samba, I'm 
> not sure what *would* satisfy that sort of criterion. Perhaps the OP 


> can 
> clarify the situation.

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