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Old 07-13-2006, 07:24 AM   #1
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too long directory tree

hi iam using a slackware 10.2 as a file server running samba for my small office (about 50 users using windows xp pro accesing my file server). my everyday nightmare is i cannot control my user to created a long long long directory in my file server and it creating a mesh in my system is there a way that i can control or restrict my user in doing it? thks
Old 07-14-2006, 03:10 AM   #2
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Maybe you can try to make that file server "msdos" file system. Then (if i remember correctly) directory tree will be limited in some less number of subdirectories.
Old 07-15-2006, 11:08 PM   #3
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ok but i dont want to convert it to msdos file? is there no other way to do it?


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