[Samba] Re: smbclient and large file support

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at richardsharpe.com
Sun Dec 29 21:55:47 GMT 2002

On Sun, 29 Dec 2002, Adnan Olia wrote:

> Hi Herb,
> I made the changes with this patch on Samba 2.2.7a and then re-compiled it
> with
> ./configure --with-libsmbclient
> After the new samba install, I tried to "get" a file from Win2000 Advanced
> Server to Mandrake Linux 8.2 server using SMBCLIENT and was successfully
> able to transfer a 6.63GB file.  Then I tried to "put" a file from Mandrake
> Linux 8.2 server to the Win2000 Advanced Server and the file completed at
> 4GB rather than 6.63 GB.  Is this normal?
> Did I do something wrong or is there some other patch.  Please advise

I wonder at the ability of cli_write to handle large offsets.

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe[at]ns.aus.com, rsharpe[at]samba.org, 
sharpe[at]ethereal.com, http://www.richardsharpe.com

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