C$ and D$ visible

Bug #149331 reported by jtlb on 2007-10-05
4
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Nautilus
Expired
Wishlist
nautilus (Ubuntu)
Wishlist
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs
samba (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: samba

normally shared folder ending with "$" souled not be displayed in nautilus but they are.

Paul van Genderen (paulvg) wrote :

Those are administrative shares and are listed with for instance smbclient -L, why should they be hidden in nautilus? If the host does not want them to be seen, it should simply not share them.

For instructions to disable administrative shares, read this: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/288164

Mathias Gug (mathiaz) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better.

Samba has always listed administrative shares. Nautilus may want to hide them at its level.

Changed in samba:
status: New → Won't Fix
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) wrote :

Thanks for your report, this is known upstream, you can comment and track it here: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=340819

Changed in nautilus:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
status: New → Triaged
Changed in nautilus:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in nautilus:
importance: Unknown → Wishlist
Changed in nautilus:
status: New → Incomplete
Changed in nautilus:
status: Incomplete → Fix Released
Changed in nautilus:
status: Fix Released → Expired
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Is that still an issue in newer versions?

Changed in nautilus (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Incomplete
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