[Samba] Incomplete dir listing (ext2fs / FreeBSD)

Rainer Schwarze rsc at admadic.de
Wed Nov 7 23:46:24 GMT 2007

Thomas Flaig wrote:
> Hello,
> Am Mittwoch, 7. November 2007 15:56 schrieb Rainer Schwarze:
>> The list of files is incomplete using Windows clients or
>> smbclient on FreeBSD.
>> If I copy the directories to a disk using ufs, the
>> file listings on Windows / smbclient are complete.
> It is reported in /usr/ports/UPDATING [0] that samba shares on other 
> filesystems than ufs on freeBSD are not really supported:
> | 20070919:
> |   AFFECTS: users of net/samba3
> |   AUTHOR: timur at FreeBSD.org
> |   Bug #4715 (https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=4715) is NOT
> |   fixed yet, although it won't core dump smbd process any more. Still,
> |   access to the shares other than UFS is not guaranteed.

Oh well - the notice is even on my own hard disk... :-)
Thanks for the hint. What I read in the bug details makes me feel a bit
uneasy even with ufs, but I will see what happens after switching to
ufs... (this was the last time I move a disk into a new system instead
of copy :-) ...)

Thanks and best wishes, Rainer

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