Possible bug in the Samba4 POSIX backend ...
rsharpe at richardsharpe.com
Tue Apr 5 17:14:49 GMT 2005
When handling find first and find next, Samba4 hibernates directories.
The approach taken, though, has a problem. It closes the directory and
then re-opens it, and does a seekdir to a location returned with telldir
However, as the man page says for both FreeBSD and Linux, any offset
returned by telldir is not valid if you closedir the directory stream.
As a result, for large directories, SAMBA 4 returns a continuous stream of
the same entries ...
Richard Sharpe, rsharpe[at]richardsharpe.com, rsharpe[at]samba.org,
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