[samba] smbfs wrong file size

Ralf Tomczak r.tomczak at scitech-gmbh.de
Mon Apr 19 09:16:37 GMT 2004


I've seen the same with SUN PC Netlink 2.0 (Solaris 9) as SMB Server. I'm
able to mount a smbfs share on Linux, but the filesize is weird and it is
impossible to copy or to open. With Windoze everything works fine.


> -----Original Message-----
> Hi team,
> i've got a behaviour that i can't explain at all
> i'm running a Linux, debian unstable, samba packages version 
> is 3.0.2a, kernel versions are 2.4.22 / 2.6.1 and 2.6.4. FS 
> is XFS. when i mount a share on an HP-UX/ASU server, i can 
> see files with their real size, but when i try to copy them 
> on my HD it appears to be 4GB ! When i try to open a file 
> directly from remote, it's just impossible. I've already 
> mounted this share successfully, it just happens suddenly...
> has anyone an idea about this problem ?
> many thanks

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