[Samba] problem upgrading 3.0.23->3.2.x

Linda W samba at tlinx.org
Thu Jul 31 17:50:15 GMT 2008

John H Terpstra wrote:

> Looks like you are running into an msdfs bug in 3.0.26.  You really should 
> update to the latest samba release.  There have been a lot of bug fixes since 
> 3.0.26.  I offered to provide samba 3.2.0 RPMs for your OpenSUSE 10.3 
> system - that offer is still good.
	I did update to 3.2 -- mentioned elsewhere in the conversation.
Helmut Hullen pointed me at sources.  So these messages are coming from 3.2 (note
the changed subject line).

> Anyhow, add the following to your smb.conf [global] section:
> 	host msdfs = no
> For more info about the changes affecting this parameter please refer to the 
> WHATSNEW.txt file that was distributed with your Samba release.  Under 
> OpenSUSE this file is usually located under /usr/share/doc/packages/samba.
	will the msdfs fix it in 3.2? (since that's what I am running?)...
(guess we'll see)...:-)....

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