Re: samba 3.2.7 and filenames ending with a "period"
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Brian Zhou" <b88zhou@...> wrote:
> I can confirm this problem.
> I can also confirm the same problem on debian slug with samba 3.2.5.
> So it does not look like 3.2.7 specific or a cross compilation issue.
> --- In email@example.com, "vivekv" <venugopalan.vivek@>
> > Hello:
> > I am not sure if you folks are seeing this problem. I have
> > 6.10 Beta and I have upgraded to samba 3.2.7. Whenever there is a
> > filename that ends with a "period" for example "part1." (without the
> > quotes), thes files appear with junk characters as filenames when
> > viewed from a Windows XP pro pc and Samba shares on teh slug. Is
> > a known issue? Are you folks seeing this problem? Do suggest any
> > workarounds for this problem.
> > Thanks
> > Vivek
Thanks - I guess its a Samba bug. Let me check the samba forums