Problem with reading file from VFS and Windows

Jeremy Allison jra at
Tue Feb 8 17:32:33 GMT 2005

On Tue, Feb 08, 2005 at 10:21:14AM +0100, Marek Grac wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm writing database filesystem using VFS in samba. It works but after 
> serious testing I have found that on some server/clients reading files is 
> broken. In smbclient it works but in Win2000 there are first 6 segments 
> missing (in my case 6x80bytes). This is not because of Win2000 because in 
> the other case it works. I have tested it with samba 3.0.8 - 3.0.10 but 
> something is wrong :( When printing segments also to the log file, they 
> are in log file but are missing on windows.

This is probably a bug in your VFS code. The mainline VFS code to serve
POSIX files is working on many millions of machines.


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