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Re: [Samba] Spurious data in file retrieved from Windows share via Samba

From: Volker Lendecke <Volker.Lendecke_at_nospam>
Date: Sat May 22 2010 - 07:53:12 GMT
To: Robert Dodier <robert@infotility.com>

On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 05:26:53PM -0600, Robert Dodier wrote:
> On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 4:42 PM, Michael Wood <esiotrot@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Ah, so you're using smbmount or mount.cifs or something like that to
> > get access to the Windows share?
>
> Yes, I'm using mount -t cifs and then reading the files from within
> the Linux file system.

Try "-o directio" as a mount option. This has helped me in
the past.

Volker
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