Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 229761
mkdir -p foo/bar fails on CIFS clients / Samba server
Last modified: 2007-11-16 20:14:55 EST
Have you checked whether it works when using a Windows CIFS server?
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As per SMS from Reeta, I'm closing this issue since NSN are no longer
Internal Status set to 'Resolved'
Status set to: Closed by Client
Resolution set to: 'Closed by Client'
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Cannot reproduce this with pending RHEL4 samba update 3.0.25b and using cifs
client as of 2.6.9-55.0.2.EL.
Creating nested directories with mkdir -p foo/bar worked without problems.
Acking anyway since it's testable.
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