FILE_SUPPORTS_SPARSE_FILES not set
jra at samba.org
Thu Aug 14 15:23:06 MDT 2014
On Thu, Aug 14, 2014 at 05:19:37PM -0400, Ira Cooper wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 14, 2014 at 4:37 PM, Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 14, 2014 at 12:51:35PM -0700, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> > On Mon, Aug 11, 2014 at 01:17:12PM -0500, Steve French wrote:
> > > Why is darwin the only one that supports setting
> > > in source3/smbd/statvfs.c?
> > >
> > > Yet Samba 4.1 supports setting fsctl set_sparse (and it seems to
> > > work), and of course ext4 and multiple local linux fs support
> > > files.
> > That's an ommision, from before we implemented the fsp->is_sparse
> > flag in the file handle struct.
> > Log a bug and I'll update it for Linux/BSD.
> I think this is what you want. Can I get a second
> Team reviewer for master ?
> Yes, they do... but can they report back the sparse ranges?Â Which is part of
> the sparse support?
I think some filesystems have ioctls that
can do that.
> Or are we stuck giving the bogus answer we give today....
Hmmm. Is it so bad we tell the client we
can do sparse ? We *can* do sparse.. :-).
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