University Crest

[wlug] SMB question

 
wlug archive index About the wlug list Mailing lists home
To The University of Waikato HomepageWaikato Home > Waikato Mailing Lists > wlug Info > wlug archives
James Clark jamesc@b...
Tue Apr 5 16:30:19 NZST 2005


On Tue, Apr 05, 2005 at 01:57:51PM +1000, Raymond Burgess wrote:
> I would like to know if any of you have successfully copied files larger 
> than 4GB from a Windows machine to a recent build on samba.  I'm not 
> sure if it's Samba, Windows XP or the SMB protocol that is limited at 
> 4GB.  I realy don't care either, but I would like to know if this will 
> work, it might motivate me to upgrade a little faster ;-)

It's probably due to an old kernel causing the file size limit.  

Upgrading is a good idea ;)  Perhaps even exploring different
distributions?





More information about the wlug mailing list
NOTICE: This is an archive of a public mailing list. The University of Waikato is not responsible for its contents.

The University of Waikato - Te Whare Wananga o Waikato