[Samba] Files over 4GB not listing properly. Cannot get
abartlet at samba.org
Tue May 6 23:37:58 GMT 2008
On Tue, 2008-05-06 at 11:07 -0400, Matt Boyle wrote:
> Put this in the wrong thread, sorry!
> UPDATE: I've realized that this seems to be an issue with the compiler flags used to build samba.
> I've realized that i need to define _LARGEFILE_SOURCE, _LARGEFILE64_SOURCE, and _FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64.
> I've done this, but still have no luck reading files larger than 4GB. Anyone have suggestions?
smbfs the in-kernel filesystem, (particularly old versions such as in
Linux 2.4) never did files over 4GB well.
'Fixing' the userspace samba won't change the in-kernel limitations. I
suggest you find a different way to move the files, perhaps use
smbclient - the default compile should be perfectly fine for large files
(Samba itself has done large files for many years).
Authentication Developer, Samba Team http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Red Hat Inc.
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