Update on SAMBA and VERITAS VxFS Quotas bug
davecb at canada.sun.com
Thu Aug 30 12:15:10 GMT 2001
Daniel Phaneuf wrote:
> This bug was
> reported a long time ago and is still outstanding. They are currently
> running Samba 2.0.7 and VxFS 3.4 on Solaris 8. Do you known if any
> progress has been made from the samba team end?
> The scenario is simple :
> a) write files of any size to reach/exceed the hard data quota
> b) error popup does appears for each file that cannot be completely
< written successfully
> c) HOWEVER the file DOES appears in the directory, with a seemingly
> appropriate size,
But it's actually full of nulls. This bug hits
all filesystems which allow "holey" files, and the
fix involved better checks and setting the delete-on-close
flag. The patch is at
but it used st_blocks and st_blksize, and some
part of it was deferred for later....
I see CVS checkins for NFS quota bugs, was this
one fixed as well?
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