[Samba] Re: Avoiding the desktop.ini notepad popup on startup, and

Eric A. Hall ehall at ehsco.com
Tue Nov 1 18:30:56 GMT 2005

On 11/1/2005 1:23 PM, Tomasz Chmielewski wrote:
> Eric A. Hall schrieb:

>>You have to flag the filename pattern as hidden to Samba, then it will
>>return the appropriate attribute whenever the filename is encountered
> and how do you do it?

check the "hide files" option

mine is "hide files = /RECYCLER/desktop.ini/Desktop.ini/Thumbs.db/"

> I thought using a filesystem with acls enabled would help, but obviously 
> it didn't :)

there's no posix ACL for "hidden" (to my knowledge)

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