[Samba] move from netatalk to samba + vfsfruit

Reindl Harald h.reindl at thelounge.net
Thu May 17 13:44:12 UTC 2018


Am 17.05.2018 um 14:22 schrieb Ralph Böhme:
> On Sun, May 13, 2018 at 12:51:14PM +0200, Reindl Harald via samba wrote:
>> hell, what is the way to go switch all clients using samba without lose
>> data like old fonts which have important data in the resource fork
>> *without* create a new share and copy all data from a Apple client
>> around what takes ages, changes fileowner and is difficult when the
>> admin is a Linux user with no Apple machine and the daily work should
>> not get blocked for hours?
> 
> iirc the only thing that is currently not working is cross-protocol xattrs for
> xattrs created via Netatalk without ea=samba. I have a WIP patch for Samba here
> [1], but that would require a *lot* more thinking, hacking and testing.
> 
> -slow
> 
> [1] https://git.samba.org/?p=slow/samba.git;a=commitdiff;h=4f6a557b0ad13adfb50fa67af2217a674fd1159f

that's the problem - a majority of files are older than "ea=samba" was
available and now there is a mix

wouldn't it be better suited in "/usr/bin/dbd /share" when "ea=samba" is
enabled to read and rewrite old xattr values so that they reflect the
current config?



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