[Samba] sendfile failed

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Fri Sep 24 14:37:41 GMT 2004

On Friday 24 September 2004 08:18, David Rankin wrote:
> Mates,
>     I'm trying to learn a little more. I have 3.0.7 running on Mandrake
> 7.2. I could see all the shares, but couldn't access the files "sendfile
> failed". I set use sendfile = No and all is well. I have a separate system
> Suse 9.0 pro with use sendfile = yes and I have no problems. What is the
> difference???

Probably the kernel drivers. There are problems with sendfile in 2.4.20+ on 
some distros.

- John T.
John H Terpstra
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