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Re: [SLUG] Technical Help Required
- To: Bill Greville <billg@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Technical Help Required
- From: Jobst Schmalenbach <jobst@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 7 Sep 2005 17:44:39 +1000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- Organization: Barrett Consulting Group Pty Ltd
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On Mon, Sep 05, 2005 at 01:46:39PM +1000, Bill Greville (billg@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
> Hi there,
> I need, very urgently, to solve a problem plaguing one of my customer's
> Sydney sites.
> The problem occurs when trying to copy files greater than 80Mb from a
> Windows XP client to a Samba share on the file-server, running SUSE Linux.
> The problem manifests itself as a "Network connection no longer available"
> error message on the Windows XP client.
Samba does not allow (from memory) larger transfer greater than some size.
When you mount a windows share to a linux box you must specify something like this:
/bin/mount -t smbfs -o lfs,username=USER //MACHINE/SHARE /mnt/somedisk
The lfs stands for LaRGE FILE SYSTEM.
Maybe you have to do something the other way around????
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