[Samba] Migration to vfs_fruit with existing AppleDouble files?

Ralph Boehme slow at samba.org
Wed Apr 27 20:43:49 UTC 2016

On Wed, Apr 27, 2016 at 07:39:08PM +0200, Reindl Harald wrote:
> Am 27.04.2016 um 19:29 schrieb Ralph Boehme:
> >On Wed, Apr 27, 2016 at 10:08:46AM -0700, Scott Call wrote:
> >>Thanks for the response!
> >>
> >>This would be really helpful because we use a lot of old adobe type 1 fonts
> >>that are 100% resource fork and are rendered unusable without the
> >>marshalled xattr's in addition to the AFP_ streams.
> >
> >resource forks are not xattrs and *are* converted. :)
> but what does that all mean in context "appledouble = ea"?

For that you need fruit:metadata = netatalk in smb.conf.

> or ask it the other way round: is there a way to get rid of all "extended
> attributes" on a netatalk share (recursive) without damage real data?

why do you want to get rid of xattrs?


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