Subject: Re: Trying to fix smbfs (statvfs, PR bin/25319) problem.
To: Juan RP <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/23/2004 11:31:43
On Sun, May 23, 2004 at 09:33:57AM +0200, Juan RP wrote:
> The fields TOTAL/FREE now are more or less correct (it's not exact yet), but
> not the USED one, because it's missing the blocks reserved for root...
> My question is... how do I know how many blocks are currently reserved for root
> in this partition?

My guess would be: you don't.

SMB does not know about the "reserved for root" concept, AFAICT. So you have
to live with the answer the server gives you, which might depend on the user
you used for the mount.