Problems displaying large files on

Dragos dragos.delcea at
Sun Oct 14 22:36:03 GMT 2001

you need to compile a newer stat on your linux box;
what distribution are you using? redhat 7.1 and suse 7.2 have both an older 
you need at least ver 2.4 (you need to change it a bit, see the sources).
I don'thave a file bigger than 2G to serve to my clients, to tell you how it 
behaves (I compiled stat 2.5), but it should work


On Sunday 14 October 2001 05:16 pm, you wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> 	I've compiled 2.2.2 version and it seems to work ok in general (still had
> no time to test what I really need (look at previous 2 messages from me in
> the list), but I've found a problem I don't know how to handle:
> 	This is what log.smbd says about a 3.8 Gb. file stored in my linux box:
> get_lanman2_dir_entry:Couldn't stat [./casi.bkf] (Value too large for
> defined data type)
> 	How can I solve this? The file doesn't appear in my Windows explorer...
> Thanks,
> 		Ivan Fernandez.

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