[Samba] .recycle folder not showing up

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at monyo.com
Wed Jan 2 23:00:01 MST 2013

From: Jerry Birkes <jerrybirkes at gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Jan 2013 15:53:32 -0600

>  I have configured vfs_recycle because a team member deleted a file and
> could not recover it. Whenever I delete a folder under the share it is
> configured for, the .recycle folder does not appear as expected. Does
> anyone have experience with such an issue??? Much appreciated.

AFAIK, Samba recycle bin only affects to files only, not directories.

If you set "recycle:keeptree = yes", the parent directories on a
deleted file are also copied to .recycle when the file is deleted.

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at monyo.com>

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