The Samba-Bugzilla – Bug 337
Files can not be deleted with 'del *.*' from commandline
Last modified: 2005-11-14 09:24:19 UTC
You have created i.e. 500 files in one directory which do not meet the 8.3
convention and it's filenames are nearly similar. ( test001.blabla,
test002.blabla, test003.blabla ..... , test500.blabla)
Now open a MSDOS-Commandline, change the active workingdirectory to where the
testfiles reside in and try a 'del *.*'. You will see, that not all files will
possible workaround :
setting protocol to LANMAN2 . Don't know why but it works ;-)
Appearance Server :
This seems to appear in all SaMBa 2.2.x Versions.
It does >not< appear in SaMBa 3.x
Appearance Client :
This is reproducable with Windows NT, 2000, XP and OS/2 in all Fixlevels
setting 'mangling method = has2' in the [global] section
should fix your problem.
mangling method = hash2
did fix the problem.
Please change to INVALID