Initial recvfile VFS change

James Peach jpeach at
Tue Oct 30 23:43:26 GMT 2007

On Oct 30, 2007, at 4:31 PM, Jeremy Allison wrote:

> Ok, here is the patchset to add recvfile, including a
> userspace implementation.
> To turn it on add :
> min receivefile size = 8000

Why do you need a threshold? I'm not sure its reasonable to expect an  
admin to be able to determine what a good threshold would be.

> (or equivalent). SMBwriteX calls greater
> than this will be processed by the recvfile
> code.
> I'm trying to get an implementation using
> splice() up and running on Linux, but
> my system header files are f&%ked on
> this development box....
> Jeremy.
> <look1.txt><look2.txt>

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