Large Directories Timeout smbfs & Windows

James Peach jpeach at
Thu Oct 27 05:04:25 GMT 2005

On Wed, 2005-10-26 at 19:34 -0700, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 26, 2005 at 11:16:10PM +0200, Nadav Danieli wrote:
> > Hi,
> >  
> > Had the same problem, and being short of time to test new samba version, wrote a relatively simple patch to address this problem. In case you are interested I cane send you a patch against 3.0.10 source..
> > This solves the problem with findfirst, however if you are using hash_notify you may still have a problem, and I think it is the same with the latest samba release.
> We've already fixed findfirst in the latest code. I agree
> it may cause a problem with notify_hash though.... Any
> thoughts on a good fix there ?

The patch from Bug #2284 will help somewhat.

James Peach | jpeach at

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