[Samba] Windows7 and wide links

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Fri Sep 10 17:14:42 MDT 2010

On Fri, Sep 03, 2010 at 10:00:57PM +1000, Josef Uher wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am using samba 3.5 on Synology NAS and I have just found out that I cannot copy from Windows7 large files (~100MB+) into a folder which is "under" a symbolic link on the samba server. The folder is on another volume than the original shared folder, therefore I am using "wide links=yes" in the settings.
> There is no problem when copying files from Linux or Mac machine. Only Win7 is causing this trouble.

What do your smbd log files say ? How exactly does it fail ?


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