Exalytics Linux Broken Pipe Error While Copying Files On CIFS Mount

(Doc ID 2115624.1)

Last updated on MARCH 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Exalytics Software - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


OS version: Oracle Linus 5 running on Exalytics

Product :- EMC Isilon OneFS 

When attempting to copy files to a CIFS mount point, the following error occurs.

Copy file of size 70~120KB to a specific CIFS mount fails with "Broken Pipe" error.

Any files which are lesser than or greater than the mentioned size are getting copied successfully. 

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Issue CP command for file of 70-120kb to specific CIFS mount point.
2. This fails with a broken pipe error.


 Samba client rpm was upgraded as part of testing to samba3x-client-3.6.23-9.0.1.el5_11.x86_64


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