[Samba] smbfs gzip/bzip2 "File too large"?

Rashkae rashkae at tigershaunt.com
Fri Mar 2 04:04:43 GMT 2007

Rocky Zhou wrote:

> local file system, it is OK , but when I mount the smbfs:

I'm assuming your doing this on Linux....

smbfs is deprecated and has a 2GB filesize limit.  Use cifs instead.

mount -t cifs //host/share /mnt/network -o username=xxxx

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