[Samba] 2TB Limit for Windows Shares?

simo idra at samba.org
Thu Jan 12 00:02:58 GMT 2006

On Wed, 2006-01-11 at 18:49 -0500, andy liebman wrote:
> Thanks for the input, please see below.
> gasch at eva.mpg.de wrote:
> > hi,
> > 
> > i´m sorry, but i cannot ack to this report.
> > we have for example one server with 3,12TB (each share shows this space, 
> > no quotas set)and win xp (pro) clients are fine with this (btw: MAC OSX 
> > had problems with shares >2TB -> smb.conf has a parameter for virtually 
> > limiting the disk size)
> My Windows XP clients show almost unlimited space as well. BUT, we have 
> found we cannot actually put more than 2TB of data in the space.

In a single file?
or with multiple files and dirs?

What's the error you get back ?


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