[Samba] DFS

Papp Tamas tompos at martos.bme.hu
Thu Jan 10 18:44:40 GMT 2008

On Thu, Jan 10, 2008 at 07:41:23PM +0100, Remy Zandwijk wrote:
> Hi,
>> I see this on a windows map driver (I haven't tried it with linux):
>> W:\Install\Windows\Windows\bla\salala
>> So the first directory on the share get doubled, the real path should be 
>> (and was before) W:\Install\Windows\bla\salala .
>> The mpost interesting thing is that it doesn't happen always. This is, how 
>> I made the DFS links:
>> msdfs:\Install -> install (before the reinstall it was
>> msdfs:\\\Install -> Install, and worked, but now does not 
>> matter).
> We've seen this as well; in our case the share isn't mapped to a drive 
> letter.
> In stead of seeing \\server\Install\Windows\bla\salala we see 
> \\server\Install\Windows\Windows\bla\salala
> Does your Windows Explorer crash as well after a short while, while 
> accessing the 'doubled' share?

No, everything works fine, except the doubled thing.

Now I reinstalled with CentOS 4.4 and still looks fine (I really



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