vfs_set_filelen function problem on FAT file systems.

Rupesh Kumar a.rupesh.k at gmail.com
Wed Jun 11 09:27:08 GMT 2008

On Wed, Jun 11, 2008 at 1:53 PM, Volker Lendecke <Volker.Lendecke at sernet.de>

> On Wed, Jun 11, 2008 at 01:42:27PM +0530, Rupesh Kumar wrote:
> > What are your views on reporting vfs_set_filelen as success without
> > truncating the file to the size requested. Does this have any side
> effects.
> Yes, it does. We can not report the correct file size that
> Windows clients expect anyore. This will break a lot of
> applications.

I understand that we cant report the correct size while copying.
But what kind of applications can ask for the file size while copying.

Rupesh Kumar

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