[Samba] Read offline attribute

David Disseldorp ddiss at suse.de
Tue Jun 10 09:32:50 MDT 2014

Hi Peter,

On Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:05:49 +0100, Peter Flood wrote:

> I want to read the 'offline' extended attribute on files on a windows 
> share mounted on a linux host, is it possible to get this info?

The Linux CIFS client doesn't currently offer such support. However,
the offline attribute can be checked using smbclient via the allinfo
command. Offline files will carry an 'O' in the attributes field.

Cheers, David

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