[Geany] File has been modified dialog over cifs

Stephan Beal sgbeal at xxxxx
Wed Oct 19 14:55:51 UTC 2011

On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 4:42 PM, Frank Lanitz <frank at frank.uvena.de> wrote:

> Am 19.10.2011 16:29, schrieb John Beaumont | Beecroft:
> > Changing the disk check timeout to zero remedies the sporadic messages
> > but I still get a warning on every save. I assume geany is just going
> > on the modification timestamp which always appears to be 1 second out.
> > The server's clock and my client's clock are synchronised although this
> > shouldn't matter anyway.

if i'm not sorely mistaken, CIFS/SMB historically has problems with precise
timestamps. This article:


claims +/- 2 seconds.

----- stephan beal
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