setting allocation size in cifs/smb3

Jeremy Allison jra at
Mon Jul 21 12:28:40 MDT 2014

On Sun, Jul 20, 2014 at 11:47:53PM -0500, Steve French wrote:
> wireshark trace sent to jra

"strict allocate = true" not set in the smb.conf,
so bug report isn't useful :-). No fallocate
calls will be made by smbd unless strict allocate
is set.

This might explain the problem (in case anyone
else is tracking :-).

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