[Samba] Samba and Soliworks
jyblst at erasys.fr
Thu Dec 8 00:01:14 GMT 2005
I have a problem with the CAD software SolidWorks (2006 rc2.0 and rc0.0)
and Samba (3.0.14a on Debian Gnu/Linux 3.1 Sarge (stable). There are
several stations running Windows XP and SolidWorks.
Before the migration (from Windows XP server), the application was
The problem is while opening new files, I have messages like "connection
to file has been lost...", "cannot open fichier ...", ...
I called the support and they said that Samba is not supported by
SolidWorks, which support only Windows servers (and not all versions...).
It's due to the fact that SolidWorks open several hundred of files at
the same time (I think it's true) and read them immediatly...
I tried several configurations of samba, especialy removing oplocks. It
still doesn't work.
Any idea ?
Thanks for your help.
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