Pillar Axiom: UNIX Symlinks And Windows Shortcuts In A Mixed NFS/CIFS Axiom NAS Deployment (Doc ID 1468793.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2016

Applies to:

Pillar Axiom 600 Storage System - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Pillar Axiom 500 Storage System - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Customer query:
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It appears that symbolic links created via NFS on UNIX are not respected when accessed via CIFS on Windows. The reverse is also true - shortcuts created via CIFS on Windows are not respected when accessed via NFS on UNIX.
 

Solution

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