[Samba] samba filesystem limits in samba olders versions

mokhtar mbmessaoud at yahoo.com
Thu Dec 18 16:45:35 GMT 2008

I need to know about filesystem limit for old samba version specially 2.0.7
and 2.2.12 because I am embedding theses version on an embedded system that
has limited flash( samba 3 need more flash space)

Jeremy Allison wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 15, 2008 at 02:45:08AM -0800, mokhtar wrote:
>> Hi
>> Is there some limitations about filesystem shared by samba
>> 1) Max size of directory name
>> 2) Max size of filename
>> 3) Max number of filesin a directory
>> 4) max number of directories in a directory
>> 5)  Authorised characters for filename
>> 6) Authorised characters for directory name
> For Samba 3.2.x, all of these are defined
> by the underlying filesystem of the OS
> that Samba is running on. There are no hard
> limits in the Samba code (although we might
> depend on the definition of PATH_MAX (a
> POSIX const) in some of the symlink evaluation
> paths.
> Jeremy.
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