[Samba] OSX file creation problems

Daniel Davidson danield at igb.uiuc.edu
Thu Aug 17 21:42:28 GMT 2006

I have done some digging and found out more.  The problem seems to be
that OS X is reporting the 5TB drive as 1TB and since there is over 1TB
on the drive, it shows as full.  Does anyone know of a work around for



On Thu, 2006-08-17 at 13:44 -0500, Daniel Davidson wrote:
> I am running a REHL 4.3 server with samba RPMs: 
> 3.0.10-1.4e.9
> When an os X client connects to our samba server it can copy files from
> the server an overwrite other files that already exist.  However when it
> comes time to create a file, it fails, where this process works
> correctly from a windows system.  In addition, I can go to where the
> volume is mounted on the os X (10.3.7) machine and copy files there.  
> This isn't a problem for me, but it is for my users, has anyone else
> experienced this?
> thanks,
> Dan

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