Wrong File Size
urban at teststation.com
Thu Nov 7 21:11:28 GMT 2002
On Mon, 4 Nov 2002, Vaile wrote:
> I just connected to a Windows share using smbmount from my Linux system.
> One of the files on the Windows share is over 13Gigs in size, but
> through Samba, it is only reported as 755Mg. Is this a known bug or is
> there something I should know?
smbfs doesn't support files >2G in the 2.4 kernels.
You can get patches here if you need this:
The 2.4.18 patches work with later kernels too, but you don't need the
"00" patch first. Note that there is both a samba and a kernel patch.
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