[Samba] Missing files and folders on Vista

Antoine Leblanc crucuny at gmail.com
Fri Sep 5 09:26:59 GMT 2008

Richard Foltyn a écrit :
> Actually, I doubt this is a Windows issue. As Antoine pointed out, the
> number of folders displayed changed after a Samba update, why would
> this effect Windows Explorer limits?
> Anyway, I just tested this on both Gentoo/Samba 3.0.32 and CentOS
> 5/Samba 3.2.3 with 1100 subfolders and WinXP 32bit / Vista 32bit
> clients, and both had no problem displaying all folders.
> On 9/5/08, Damien Dye <damien.dye at technophobia.com> wrote:
>> this happens with windows 2003 servers too it's a problem with explorer.
>> the best way it s to limit the folder list to 100 and use subfolders
>> with a max of 100 etc
>> the xp64 and vista 64 have a different limit of 1000 in my experience.

As I answered to Damien, I also never had that kind of problem when 
using an earlier version of Samba on Gentoo. I'm starting to think this 
might be a FreeBSD issue...

Antoine Leblanc

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