[Samba] Incorrect "This folder already contains a file named..." error

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Thu Apr 21 13:08:17 GMT 2005

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David Shaw wrote:

| I understand that there was a bug in Samba a while
| back that looked like this, but it was fixed.  This problem
| seems to only happen with Fuse, and using a regular filesystem
| works fine.  It's possible that my filesystem program or Fuse
| itself is doing something unusual that is confusing Samba.
| Can someone point me in the right direction here?

I would talk to the fuse developers.   Samba is a userspace
app and only asks the file system to do what a file system
should do.  If they find a bug in Samba, let us know.

However, you might want to disable acl support for testing.
Not all file systems are created equal.

cheers, jerry
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