Failure with compound requests and aio enabled

Christof Schmitt cs at
Fri Sep 22 00:50:17 UTC 2017

On Thu, Sep 21, 2017 at 09:30:15AM -0700, Ralph Böhme via samba-technical wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 11:47:18PM +0000, Christof Schmitt via samba-technical wrote:
> > Mac clients sometimes send a combination of CREATE-WRITE-CLOSE requests
> > as compound requests. This works in the default config, but fails on a
> > share with 'aio read size' and 'aio write size' enabled.
> yes, as pointed out by Jeremy, this is a bug in their client. Iirc I reported
> this to Apple and they're to stubborn to fix it.
> Last time I check they were using the compound create/write/close combination
> when creating MF-symlinks. Where do you see them?

Correct. See my response to Jeremy, this only happens with symlinks.


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