[Samba] Re: Windows XP always see folder with read-only attribute set

Héctor Sánchez Sanmartín hector at planatec.es
Mon Jan 14 15:23:55 GMT 2008

John Drescher escribió:
>>> Sorry for not having noticed this thread before, because I would have
>>> saved you some time.
>>> What you describe is not a problem with Samba. It is a Windows
>>> "feature by design". Look here, and read especially the "CAUSE" section:
>>> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/326549/en-us
>> Ahh...thanks God!! ;)
>> There's the explanation...thanks a lot, at least this confirms what I
>> thought: windows trouble :( I tried to use this attr command as they
>> suggest on the article you sent me and doesn't work either, but I
>> checked an it happens even on folders of the hard disk!!! So, I can
>> inform my customer to complain Microsoft for this ;)
> Or by microsoft's explanation complain to Photohop for checking the
> read only status of folders...
True ;)

Héctor Sánchez Sanmartín
PlanaTec Software S.L. ** Castellón (Spain)
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