[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#803941: Debian bug #803941

Ian Munsie darkstarsword at gmail.com
Tue Nov 17 02:31:38 UTC 2015

Thanks Dennis.

Forwarding this to the bug report since it might be useful to others
and may help narrow down the cause. Unfortunately this workaround did
not work for me - I didn't have oplocks in the smb.conf to begin with
(and I tried adding it and related options to no avail) :(

On 17 November 2015 at 12:11, Dennis Linnell <linnell at fastmail.fm> wrote:
> Regarding your Debian bug report #803941, "samba: cp and cat return an
> endless stream of 0s when reading a file on a samba share", I
> encountered the same symptom. After I removed "oplocks = no" from
> smb.conf (thereby taking the default of oplocks = yes) and restarted
> smbd on the server, the symptom disappeared. Consider trying that if it
> is applicable to your configuration.
> Thanks for reporting the bug. Your report was helpful to me.
> Best regards,
> Dennis

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