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Re: Symlinks on a windows share?

Am Donnerstag, 13. März 2008 schrieb Petter Reinholdtsen:
> Hi.  I've run into a problem with symlinks and windows, and hope
> someone here might be able to iluminate it.
> When trying to create a symlink on a cifs volume mounted from a
> Windows 2003 file server, 'ln -s foo bar' fail with operation not
> supported.  Any idea how to get this working?  I've googled quite a
> bit, and failed to find any solution.  Setting the sfu option to
> mount do not seem to help.  Is there something that need to be done
> on the windows server to get this to work?  Any tricks needed on the
> linux machine?

... and btw., if not knowing, >=w2k3SP3 is able to do nfs as server and 
client, so if cifs is not working the way you want, you may give nfs on 
the w2k3 server a try.
For investigate that you may read:

Greetings, Jürgen Leibner

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