[OpenAFS] OpenAFS 1.7.8 windows: no error on quota full on copy
Thu, 05 Apr 2012 14:34:55 +0200
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On 2012-04-05 13:15, Jeffrey Altman wrote:
> At the moment the AFS Redirector does not implement the Windows
> Volume Quota Service interface. Therefore, Windows has no
> knowledge of per user quotas.
> The behavior you are seeing is due to the fact that Windows is
> copying the entire file into the Windows page cache and it is only
> being sent to \\AFS when the file is closed. At that point the AFS
> redirector does report the over quota error but the application
> ignores it. In this respect the Windows client is now more like
> the UNIX client.
> Adding support for the Volume Quota Service interface is a feature
> that I would like to see implemented. However, doing so is
> non-trivial. It requires mapping AFS PTS IDs to Windows SIDs for
> users that may access the file system after the quota information
> was reported to the system.
But until that is implemented, the result is to have always
"unreachable" quotas on volumes for users not to loose data on copy
actions? Do I see it right?
But: isn=C2=B4t there any simple, quick hack workaround possible for simp=
explorer copy action to tell: file did not arrive 100% at server?
> Jeffrey Altman
TU Graz, Institut f=C3=BCr ComputerGraphik & WissensVisualisierung
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