[Samba] where is the LFS patch?

Christoph 2 christoph at scheeder.de
Wed Aug 6 05:47:14 GMT 2003

AFAIK these patches are'nt needed anymore for 2.2.8a. they are included
in the standard sources already.
Samba detects at configure time if large-file-support can be enabled.
if your libc and or filesystem does not support it, you won't get it.

whoever wrote:

> Hello,
> I found my samba can only support files no larger than 2GB. Searched internet for a while and learned I need the LFS patch. The problem is where can I found them? The link from google seems unreachable.
> I found the patch is smbfs-2.4.16-lfs.patch and samba-2.2.2-lfs.patch, but I'm running kernel 2-4-20 and samba-2.2.7a, so the newer kernel and samba doesn't include these LFS patch? why?
> Thanks in advance,
> chris

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