[CentOS] OT? File order on CentOS/Samba server -- SOLVED (kind of...)

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at gmail.com
Fri Jan 23 20:43:32 UTC 2009

Miguel Medalha wrote:
>> I still think the dir_index _ought_ to do what you need it to do. But
>> I've never had to depend on it for that purpose so it is just wishful
>> supposition on my part.
> I am now almost certain that dir_index will solve the problem. I already 
> remotely did fsck -fD to that filesystem.
> Now I will have to wait for monday to do the Distiller stuff.

I thought dir_index worked with a hash of the filename.  Without knowing 
the hash technique I wouldn't assume that the hash sort order would 
match the unhashed sort order - but it might.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com

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