[Samba] Re: "Delayed Write Failed" and other similar errors on Windows machines

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Sat Feb 5 21:25:57 GMT 2005

On Sat, Feb 05, 2005 at 01:07:38AM -0800, Michael J. Welch, Ph.D. wrote:
> I installed Samba 3.0.11, and the same problems are there.

Looks like it might be a hardware problem on your network then.

> I'm wondering if this could be what's going on: I try to delete a file and 
> Samba deletes it, but returns a code Windoze doesn't understand; then Windoze 
> tries to repeat the attempt to delete the file, but the second time it finds 
> no file (because it actually was deleted on the first attempt), then Windoze  
> reports that the file cannot be deleted because there is no file.
> Would an etherreal capture log be of any help?

Probably, but it might just confirm you have a network problem.


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