is this a bug ?

Discussion in 'File Systems' started by IT Staff, Jul 7, 2009.

  1. IT Staff

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    using frs replication, but namespace is domain mode.

    os : windows 2003.

    name space is \\
    share name is public
    link name is DOC

    Therefore to access, it will display in this manner \\\public and
    there is a folder link call DOC.

    But when i type this from XP machine, it will display \\\public\ and
    when i click DOC, it points to another DOC and it seems to go forever .

    eg it becomes like this from XP machine \\\public\doc\doc\doc\doc\doc

    When i try on other machine, it looks well.

    What is wrong ?
    IT Staff, Jul 7, 2009
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  2. It sounds like a circular reference, if your domain and namespace are both

    If you set up a namespace called "Public" with a folder name of "Shared"
    then you would find the namespace at \\abc\public\shared

    - abc is the domain
    - public is the domain root
    - shared is the folder

    Anthony [MVP], Jul 7, 2009
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