[Samba] smb_filetype_to_mode : filetype out of range

Günter Kukkukk linux at kukkukk.com
Tue Jul 8 13:05:54 GMT 2008

Am Montag, 16. Juni 2008 schrieb gui6 at voila.fr:
> Hello,
> I have a problem with a NAS.
> I have mounted the NAS with :
> smbmount //ip_nas//folder_name /mnt/disque
> When i list the content of this folder (ls -l /mnt/disque), i have this message :
> smb_filetype_to_mode : filetype out of range : 12336
> It lists the folder with strange names, for instance : 5?? cationd r ????
> The biggest file in this folder is an image disc file of 2Gbytes.
> Thanks for your futures answers

try cifs vfs instead of unmaintained smbfs like:

mount -t cifs //ip_nas//folder_name /mnt/disque -o username=valid_user,password=valid_passwd

See 'man mount.cifs' for further options.
Anyway, the value 12336 for smb_filetype looks completely wrong (should be 0...6 ).
Cheers, Günter

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