[Samba] Re: autodesk / autocad write problems

Adam Williams awilliam at mdah.state.ms.us
Tue Nov 18 18:46:35 GMT 2008

add to your share:

csc policy = disable
force security mode = 777
nt acl support = no

and try again.

Tom Vier wrote:
> The server has 3.0.14a-3sarge11, but I also tested 3.0.24-6etch10 on 
> my desktop. Same problem. The weird thing is it can save to a new 
> file, but if it tries to overwrite, it can't rename. What it does 
> (like many apps) is it saves to a .tmp file, deletes the original, 
> then renames the .tmp. It's able to save the .tmp, but then it seems 
> it can't delete the original. I even made all the dirs 777, in case 
> unix perms were the problem, but that made no difference. Everything 
> works fine in explorer and other apps. Only autodesk apps have this 
> problem.
> -- 
> Tom Vier <tom at triadsys.com>
> Sysadmin - Support Technician
> Triad Systems Engineering, Inc.
> Marco De Vitis wrote:
>> Il 11-11-2008 22:49, Tom Vier ha scritto:
>>> Anyone else have problems using autodesk products to save files to a 
>>> samba share?
>> No problems here. My users do it daily using AutoCAD 2007 on WinXP 
>> and Samba 3.0.24 on Debian Etch.

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