[Samba] Windows XP refresh Problem

Aaron Kincer kincera at gmail.com
Thu Nov 30 14:49:39 GMT 2006

Like I said, Microsoft "fixed" an identical sounding problem in support 
article 823291. This fix was added to XP SP2. Hint: This code change 
wasn't added to Windows 2000.

So based on the evidence at hand, the problem seems to have been caused 
by Microsoft.

Chris Smith wrote:
> On Wednesday 29 November 2006 21:50, David Schulz wrote:
>> dont you think the issue is in xp  
>> itself? when connecting with a macosx machine to the samba share, i  
>> do not get this problem.
> On the surface it appears to be an XP<-->Samba issue. The Mac, of course, runs 
> Samba. I cannot recreate the problem here with Win2k. Which one, if either, 
> is at fault is beyond me.
> As to fam I think it's pretty much been replaced in modern distros with 
> inotify (a kernel compile option) and the gamin package (pretty much a 
> drop-in replacement).
> Chris

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