[Samba] (no subject)

Gary Dale garydale at torfree.net
Fri Apr 7 16:54:39 GMT 2006

Can you go onto the Linux server and look at the actual owner:group and 
file permissions? Check both the files and the directory they are part 
of. If they are what you expect to see, then can you post a sample of 
them and post your smb.conf file?

Vaisonet wrote:

> Samba is 3.0.22 on a CentOS 4 box.
> Only Word and Excel write a temporary file, i have the same problem 
> with corel draw, and openoffice.
> Office is 97 and XP. Openoffice is 2.0.
> It's happening with eall shared folders.
> All users have this problems.
> It's happening only with existing files, previously saved.
> It's not only happen on files that were created by someone else that 
> you are now editing.
> Thanks.
> Gary Dale a écrit :
>> contact at vaisonet.com wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I'm using samba, and sometime i can't save excel ou word file.
>>> Windows tell me :
>>> i can't save file as 'filename'. A temporary file 'AE751FLM' was 
>>> created. Close your file and save it with another name.
>>> What's wrong ?
>>> Why can i not same file sometime ?
>>> Thanks
>> Since you say "sometimes", I assume that sometimes you can save these 
>> files. A few obvious questions, since I don't know what you've tried 
>> or your level of expertise:
>> - which version of Samba are you running?
>> - is this happening with just excel and word files, or do you have 
>> problems saving other files as well?
>> - which version of M$ Office are you using?
>> - is this happening only in particular directories?
>> - is this happening only for some users?
>> - is this happening only on new files or does it happen on existing 
>> files that you had previously saved?
>> - is this happening only on files that were created by someone else 
>> that you are now editing?

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