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Mac OS X 10.5.6 Spotlight search returns no results from server shared folders

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Ugo MenaFlag for United States of America asked on
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AFter upgrading to Mac OS X 10.5.6 on an Intel Mac Pro, the spotlight search to a shared folder always returns zero results. Search to a local drive or folder functions as usual. Confirmed on several machines running the same configuration. All prior versions of Mac OS X 10.3, 10.4, & 10.5.5 do not exhibit the same behavior, with spotlight searches working as expected...and actually finding stuff.
Have already seen a variety of users on different sites restoring from backups or performing an archive and install to recover from this bug. Does anyone else know a better solution?

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