[Samba] (DeviceIoControl, FSCTL_SET_SPARSE)
rpenny at samba.org
Thu Feb 16 11:11:49 UTC 2017
On Thu, 16 Feb 2017 01:54:24 -0800
brian lamb via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:
> Hi Rowland,
> I see this in the ZFS props, if that’s related, you might be
> referring to something in ext3 that im not aware of at the moment.
> pool/myshare aclinherit
> restricted default
> pool/myshare acltype
> off default
Samba provides a link between Samba and ZFS, see here for the manpage:
> So, if you heard that I was going to use ext3, that was only as a
> solution, and that over ext4 due personal preference, since I made a
> mistake once on a reboot during write and suffered bad data loss. I
> gave up on ext4, in favor of ext3 shortly after, and have since, for
ext4 is basically ext3 with updates and some of the mount options built
in, 'acl' being one of these.
> However, I wanted to mention one thing, and you may have shed
> light on part of the issue. There is no Format other than zfs create,
> no ext3, I have not made a filesystem on it. I just went ahead and
> straight wrote to it. I have a post on stack overflow asking this
> exact question, if indeed I really need to format a zfs, but I'm not
> getting concrete answers yet I think.
I have no idea, I do not use ZFS, mainly because you cannot create a
Samba AD DC on it.
> Let me know if that helped answer, or else I can do some more digging
> around for you on that.
I was just trying to make a suggestion of something to try.
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