[Samba] XP Clients Showing Incorrect Filenames
jra at samba.org
Fri May 27 17:37:04 MDT 2011
On Fri, May 27, 2011 at 12:39:07PM -0500, Andy Theuninck wrote:
> > Oh how soon we forget :-). Google for DOS 8.3 filename limitation :-).
> > Remember there are some filenames (containing a : character etc.) that
> > Windows can't use.
> > Jeremy.
> If it's 8.3, I don't get what's triggering it. It's not illegal
> characters or name length.
What does the debug level 10 say ? There's something in there
that Samba is detecting as an invalid name I think.
> To give a specific example, I have a directory full of files like this:
> Where literally the *only* difference is the digits. Yet some are
> shortened and others aren't.
Doesn't look like a problem, but post the relevent snippets
from the debug log and let's see.
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