[Samba] desktop.ini in the WinXP

Gémes Géza geza at kzsdabas.sulinet.hu
Fri Jun 17 21:01:33 GMT 2005

Jairo N C Raiol wrote:

>When entering in the WinXP, it appears a window (desktop.ini), with this:
>Exists a solution for this in the side of the server ? (smb.conf ?)
>Thank you.
>Jairo N C Raiol
>Gerente de TI
>DTL - Soluções & Tecnologia
>(96) 223-8500/9117-6055        jairo at dtlnet.com.br
The problem is with your Start Menu\Programs\Startup folder residing on 
a Samba share, and not mapping the dos hidden attribute, to something 
(see extended attributes). To quickly fix it just put:
hide files = desktop.ini
under your [global] section of your smb.conf

Good Luck


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