[Samba] Revealing linux quota to windows users?

Michael Gasch gasch at eva.mpg.de
Tue May 10 06:15:01 GMT 2005

if you're working with posix quotas, you have to specify a hard limit, 
which is then the limit for the user, which maps the drive, that has the 
quota on it


Marian Steinbach wrote:
> Hello!
> I know this must be an old topic, but I can't quite find an answer in 
> the archive or the Howto.
> I would like to know if it's possible to show the user quota instead of 
> the disk size when users open their home directoy as a share.
> (I think it's kind of misleading when it says "480GB free" to a user who 
> has only 500 MB space.)
> Thanks!
> Marian

Michael Gasch
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Department of Human Evolution
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D-04103 Leipzig

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