[Samba] Mac - Filesystem Size Limit?

Michael Gasch gasch at eva.mpg.de
Fri May 4 11:37:25 GMT 2007

know prob on OSX - try to limit the share size on samba seen by OSX 
(1.9TB will do)

the list should have an old thread about that!


Sean DiZazzo wrote:
> We are on 10.4.x on brand new Intel macs.  We are mounting a samba
> share that is approx 4.8TB, but only 1.9TB shows as the size of the
> disk.
> Is this a known limitation of samba on the Mac, or can it be fixed by
> upgrading to a newer version of the client?
> I found a bit of info stating that there _used_ to be a problem
> (2004), but it would be fixed in the 10.4 series of MacOSX.
> http://lists.apple.com/archives/Darwin-userlevel/2004/Jul/msg00004.html
> I couldn't find any other info.  Anybody have any ideas?
> ~Sean

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