[Samba] smbtar works only in verbose mode

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at samba.org
Wed Jan 25 13:36:28 GMT 2006

Hash: SHA1

Pierre Hanser wrote:
> hello
> i've observed on the last samba release, on a mandriva 2005 linux
> machine, something I had already seen in the past on older samba
> versions; when i try to dump a share from a win XP box, if i
> switch off verbose mode, many files at random are missing. If
> i run the smbtar in verbose mode all files are present.
> Is this a known fact? workaround? ideas?
> In the past i suspected a problem in my compilation of samba,
> but the same observation on an other machine, with an other
> linux and an other samba: it seems there is something here.
> thanks for any help or tips

This sounds like and old bug that has already been fixed.
What version of Samba are you running?

cheers, jerry
I live in a Reply-to-All world                -----------------------
Samba                                    ------- http://www.samba.org
Centeris                         -----------  http://www.centeris.com
Version: GnuPG v1.4.2 (MingW32)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org


More information about the samba mailing list