[Samba] Fwd: "Not enough free space" on a 2.5TB share from a rather old win app

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Thu Jun 24 16:46:24 UTC 2021

On Thu, Jun 24, 2021 at 06:25:49PM +0200, Brian Wengel via samba wrote:
>I have a rather old Win application from 2006 which give me a "not
>enough free space" when saving a file (very small file)
>I don't see the problem from any other application nor from Windows 10
>itself. The share is 2.54TB (2.14TB free) which is reported correctly
>by the Windows.
>I have another "identical" share one the same Samba server which is
>only 148GB (12.6GB free) where I don't get this error.
>Those two shares have identical config:

Cheat on the large share by using the "dfree command"
to report the same free space as the small share :-).

man smb.conf, search for "dfree command".

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