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Old 09-19-2005, 02:21 PM   #1
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Angry Samba does not delete files

When I delete files from my linux box using "rm" the files delete fine..

But when I delete files using windows explores with a mapped drive to a samba share...

The file apparently deletes, but when you refresh - the file is still there and when you "ls" that folder on the linux box, the file is still REALY there.

I hope this makes sence.... i'm out of ideas and REALLY despirate!!!!!!!!

roman:~# smbd -V
Version 2.2.3a-15 for Debian
roman:~# uname -r

Last edited by pinaker; 09-19-2005 at 02:22 PM.
Old 09-19-2005, 03:22 PM   #2
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Is the folder that is networked have permissions to read/write/modify ?

Last edited by Micro420; 09-19-2005 at 03:23 PM.
Old 10-08-2005, 04:50 AM   #3
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Yes the permisions was wrong I used: 07777 in sted of 0777.




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