[Samba] Question about filtering

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Nov 10 18:58:28 MST 2012

On Sat, 2012-11-10 at 23:23 +0100, Enrico Scantamburlo wrote:
> Hi,
> We are having some performances problems with users that have folders
> shared over their internal networks.
> We were wondering, when the user list files using dir *.dat  or calls
> /FirstNextFile , is the filtering done on the local  or on the remote
> one?
> Thanks in advance!

You would need a network capture to be sure - the client can do either
in theory, but the protocol is perfectly capable of doing this remotely.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org

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