[Samba] XFS tree quota and samba free space report

Aleksander Gudalo gudaloal at cms.hu-berlin.de
Wed Oct 15 13:38:17 GMT 2008

Stepan Kadlec wrote:
>     greetings,
>     does anyone know, if it is possible to propagate somehow the XFS 
> "directory tree quota" status to SMB workstation client free space 
> report? currently the client sees total free space of share's partition 
> (instead of tree quota free space). when the tree quota limit is 
> reached, the write attempts fail, but free space report shows enough 
> space, so this is confusing. I guess it is not possible to propagate 
> such information but still asking :-).
>     bye steve.

You can use the "get quota command" and write your own script to get the
quota information you need.


Aleksander Gudalo

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