[Samba] Ton's oftmp files in Outlook Express Folder[VASCL:A165472F8B5]

Dennis B. Hopp dhopp at coreps.com
Thu Dec 22 17:38:54 GMT 2005

Quoting Richmond Dyes <rdyes at monroehosp.org>:

> I have a server running Centos 4.2 with samba 3.0.14a running and 
> using roaming profiles in a domain setup. There is a user with 125 
> tmp files in his Outlook Express Folder.  They date back to June of 
> this year with  different sizes from  300K to 65 meg.  Is this a sign 
> of a problem with syncing?  This same user has another problem.  
> Let's call the user jdoe.  When he goes to the server and looks in 
> his profile directory through windows explorer, "My Documents" shows 
> as "jdoe's documents", yet when opens the folder, "jdoe's Document", 
> "My Douments" shows up as the name in the address bar in explorer.  
> When I look on the server itself, the folder shows as "My Documents". 
>  Any explanation for that?

I don't have an answer for the first question, but the second one is 
caused by Windows XP.  It happens even if you are browsing a Windows XP 
shared drive from another Windows XP machine.


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