[Samba] 4 Gig File Size Limit

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Fri Feb 8 17:51:06 GMT 2002

On Fri, Feb 08, 2002 at 11:29:27AM -0500, Administrator wrote:
> Does the newest version of Samba 2.2.3a fix the issue of using a file larger
> then 4 gigs on a Samba Share.  I have successfully created a file that is
> larger then 4 gigs.  After doing this I attempted to copy this file to the
> samba share and after 4 gigs the file started to overwrite itself and its
> size went down to 0 again.  I have also created files larger then 4 gigs on
> the linux box successfully.  The problem is showing that files to the
> windows machine.  If anyone could answer wether or not this is fixed I would
> greatly appreciate it.

Yes, this bug was identified and explicitly fixed in 2.2.3.


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