Bug 212947 - Cifs mount generates strange errors 2.6.18
Summary: Cifs mount generates strange errors 2.6.18
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel   
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Version: 6
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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Reported: 2006-10-30 09:41 UTC by Karl Lattimer
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: kernel-2.6.19-1.2911.fc6
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Last Closed: 2007-02-28 15:44:07 UTC
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Description Karl Lattimer 2006-10-30 09:41:09 UTC
Description of problem:
CIFS mount generates strange errors

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Mount a cifs file system from a windows 2003 server, like so
mount -t cifs //apollo/general apollo/ -o Username=Administrator,uid=klattimer
2.Browse folders on the CIFS filesystem
Actual results:
Command line output
ls: reading directory .: Invalid argument

Expected results:
Directory listing displayed.

Additional info:
This problem only applies to 2.6.18 kernels, the 2.6.17 kernels didn't display
this problem.

Comment 1 Jason Trost 2006-11-03 22:01:00 UTC
problem also occurs on FC5 (2.6.18-1.2200.fc5) but works on 2.6.17-1.2174_FC5
with smbd Version 3.0.23c-1.fc5

It allows you to cd to a directory and then read/write, but ls fails completely

Comment 2 Michael Sellers 2006-11-06 19:41:31 UTC
same problem

Comment 3 Steve French 2006-11-25 20:44:39 UTC
Fixed now and available in FC update (block size was shrunk in FC update,
affecting readdir).  Duplicate of various bug numbers,  including bug 212123

This should be returned

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