[Samba] Problem with Samba re-share of a CIFS mount

Gionatan Danti g.danti at assyoma.it
Tue Mar 4 09:20:03 MST 2014

On 02/28/2014 01:08 AM, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> Pretty sure this is to do with CIFSFS showing
> a directory link count as 1, which leads
> smbd to think it's a file.

Hi Jeremy,
to tell the truth, the directory link count was generally reported as 0, 
while sporadically (eg: when trying other kernels) it was 1.

Anyway, yes, the problem lies here.

Interestingly, samba4 correctly identifies the directory even when they 
have a link count of 0.


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