[Samba] XP cannot read files after upgrade to Debian Samba 3.2.3

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Tue Sep 9 18:35:02 GMT 2008

On Tue, Sep 09, 2008 at 01:16:39PM +0100, Veselin Kantsev wrote:
> Hello,
> I have to debian lenny servers serving SAMBA shared folders to XP SP3 clients.
> One server is running samba 3.2.3, the other 3.0.24.
> On one of the shares there is a folder which contains email message files with names
> like:
> 1164373321.H21047P2656.mail.domain.com:1Gnagg-0000gi-0p 
> On the 3.2.3 samba server:
> >From XP I can browse the folder containing that file, but if I try to copy
> the file itself I get "Cannot read from source disk" windows error.
> I can however copy the folder that contains the file.

Samba 3.2.x is probably interpreting this as a alternate data
stream. I'll look into this.


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