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*Lasecki, Tim
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Network File Locking Problem Fixed?

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06-12-2000 08:23 AM
Novell has released a beta patch for the Windows 95/98 Client Version 3.21.
It's supposed to fix the file locking problem for Microsoft Office products
and it also seems to work for Autocad R14, and 2000. I've been running it on
a few test people for a few days and so far it has not created any *.AC$ or
*.TMP files on the network drives, and they are not getting any file lock
read only open errors. Check it out, the link is;
http://support.novell.com/search/ff_index.htm Enter the filename
95321PT2.EXE. This file contains "CLIENT32.NLM", I renamed my existing file
in C:\Novell\Client32\Client32.NLM to Client32.OLD and copied this new file
in it's place and rebooted. Try it out and let me know if it works for you.
*milana, jerry
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Re: Network File Locking Problem Fixed?

06-12-2000 04:28 PM in reply to: *Lasecki, Tim
Thanks for posting this, Tim.

If anyone else downloads and tries this, please post your results to this
NG.

Jerry Milana,
Autodesk Product Support

"Tim Lasecki" wrote in message
news:ef21bf0.-1@WebX.SaUCah8kaAW...
> Novell has released a beta patch for the Windows 95/98 Client Version
3.21.
> It's supposed to fix the file locking problem for Microsoft Office
products
> and it also seems to work for Autocad R14, and 2000. I've been running it
on
> a few test people for a few days and so far it has not created any *.AC$
or
> *.TMP files on the network drives, and they are not getting any file lock
> read only open errors. Check it out, the link is;
> http://support.novell.com/search/ff_index.htm Enter the filename
> 95321PT2.EXE. This file contains "CLIENT32.NLM", I renamed my existing
file
> in C:\Novell\Client32\Client32.NLM to Client32.OLD and copied this new
file
> in it's place and rebooted. Try it out and let me know if it works for
you.
>

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