[Samba] fail to display xfs quotas instead of smbcquotas on Win clients

Philipp mailinglists at belfin.ch
Wed Feb 6 02:58:42 MST 2013

> Hi
> On 6 February 2013 09:31, Philipp <mailinglists at belfin.ch> wrote:
>> Hi
>> Samba 3.6.3 on Ubuntu.
>> Filesystem is xfs, grpquota and usrquota are enabled.
>> root at host:# repquota /mntpoint displays the correct data (see below).
>> In smb.conf I defined max protocol = SMB2.
>> When running smbcquotas //host/share -L I'm getting displayed a value of
>> 16GB for every user share. This is the value that is displayed on the
>> windows 7 boxes when looking at the network shares in Start -> Computer.
>> However, I'd like to see there the real file system quotas instead of
>> the
>> smbcquotas. Is there a way how to do that?
> Have a look at the "get quota command" option.  It might be what
> you're looking for, or it might be a workaround anyway.

Thanks for the hint. Seems to work. user quota now displays the right
sizes. Just for group quotas I get strange numbers. Instead of 40GB
Windows displays 1268236288 Bytes.

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