OS/2 extended attributes

Florian Laws florian at void.s.bawue.de
Wed Feb 24 21:48:30 GMT 1999

On Wed, Feb 24, 1999 at 05:09:39AM +1100, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> Multiple forks really belong in the file system otherwise they
> get lost when the files are moved. If Samba is ported to a UNIX
> that supports multiple data streams I'd happily accept code to
> access them.
> Jeremy.
An other possibility is to store the other data forks 
together with the normal data fork in one file on the
Of course this would mean you cannot read this file
from UNIX anymore, but I think I should be faster than
to split the forks info directories.
But it isn't exactly a good thing anyway.

Is the SMB protocol able to handle extended attribs
or multiple forks at all?


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