[OpenAFS] Strange interaction with OpenAFS and Internet Explorer
Thu, 15 Jan 2009 17:43:39 -0600
John Perkins wrote:
> We're running OpenAFS 1.5.56 at our site on Windows XP SP3 systems. Just
> recently we updated Internet Explorer to version 7.
> After IE7 came along, Excel spreadsheets will no longer load out of AFS.
> Copying them to the local disk and opening works fine. This is with
> Office 2007.
> Has anyone else here had similar issues and/or know of a fix for this
Never mind, folks...turns out we had a faulty setting in
Folders\Cache (was set to C:\\temp rather than C:\temp...Excel 2007
and/or IE7 gets upset with the double-backslash).
Sorry to bother everyone...
John Perkins | University of Wisconsin-Madison
Researcher | Department of Computer Science
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