[Samba] RE: Strange file size reporting

Croson, John JCroson at ramart.org
Fri Oct 10 21:31:56 GMT 2003

Found out that this is a common kernel error, not samba...

forgive Smeagol, Smeagol stupid...Smeagol fix, with the ring, yes...the ring...

>This just started occurring with the latest update from Red Hat, to 2.2.7-5.8.0.

>I mount a Win2k server share to access a backed up Exchange mail store. The size reported by Windows is 2.01gb, the size >reported by my Samba server is 2.01tb.

>I have other files in this backup repository that report size correctly. I am guessing this is because of the large size of >the file and maybe a limitation of Samba?

>I hope not.


>John Croson
>Technology Operations Manager
>Wustum Museum
>Racine Art Museum
>441 Main Street
>Racine, WI 53405
>262-638-8300 ext. 104
>fax 262-898-1045

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