from the 2.0.7 releases notes :
"51). Fix for timestamps being set incorrectly on copied files from
If you don't want upgrade, you can search in www.deja.com for a
message on "comp.protocols.smb" who speak about a patch for the 2.0.6
Francois-Xavier Le Bail
> When copying a file from a FAT directory to a Samba share, the change
> date is set to the creation date always. This happens on Samba 2.0.6 on
> a SUSE-Linux 6.4 Box. When copying from a NTFS directory this does NOT
> On a FreeBSD Box with Samba 1.9.18 the problem does not occur.
> Any clue ?
Francois-Xavier LE BAIL - GNU/Linux and Samba user