[Samba] msaccess db corruption

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Fri Sep 17 21:24:13 GMT 2004

On Friday 17 September 2004 12:11, Paul Gienger wrote:
> >        veto oplock files = /*.mdb/*.ldb/*.mdw/*.dbf/*.dat/*.fpt
> Is it a good idea to not allow the .ldb files? I was under the
> assumption that you pretty much need a .ldb file to keep an access db
> sane when multiple people are using it.

The procedure for protection of MS Access databases under multi-user operation 
is documented in the Samba-3 By Example Appendix 8.1.

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If the information you find there is does not solve the problem please let me 
know so I can fix it.

- John T.

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