Bug 229761 - mkdir -p foo/bar fails on CIFS clients / Samba server
mkdir -p foo/bar fails on CIFS clients / Samba server
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: samba (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Guenther Deschner
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2007-02-23 04:48 EST by Jose Plans
Modified: 2007-11-16 20:14 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHEA-2007-0698
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Last Closed: 2007-11-15 11:15:11 EST
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Comment 2 Guenther Deschner 2007-03-14 06:50:07 EDT
Have you checked whether it works when using a Windows CIFS server?
Comment 5 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-05-09 03:14:55 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 7 Issue Tracker 2007-06-26 06:08:58 EDT
As per SMS from Reeta, I'm closing this issue since NSN are no longer
using CIFS.

Internal Status set to 'Resolved'
Status set to: Closed by Client
Resolution set to: 'Closed by Client'

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 issue 112616
Comment 8 Guenther Deschner 2007-07-04 11:33:12 EDT
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.
Comment 10 Zack Cerza 2007-07-05 17:49:20 EDT
Acking anyway since it's testable.
Comment 14 errata-xmlrpc 2007-11-15 11:15:11 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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