Excel Mac open files as read-only on Samba 4.1.6-ubuntu

Bug #1318840 reported by Jonathan S Fisher on 2014-05-12
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
samba (Ubuntu)
High
Ubuntu Server

Bug Description

Steps to reproduce:

Use OSX 10.9.2 and Excel 2011 with latest service pack
Install samba packes on Trusty Server
Create a writeable share in Samba
Mount the share in OSX
Copy an excel document to share
Try to edit it, see it's read-only
Close excel, see you can copy/delete/whatever the file

This might be related? Not sure:
https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10564

I'm going to try and compile custom version of Samba with the patch and verify that fixes the issue.

tags: added: regression-release
description: updated
tags: added: trusty
Changed in samba (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
assignee: nobody → Ubuntu Server Team (ubuntu-server)
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