Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance: Windows Client Reports Larger Usage Size Than Actual Size of SMB Share

(Doc ID 2385311.1)

Last updated on APRIL 13, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle ZFS Storage ZS5-4 - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS5-2 - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance Racked System ZS5-4 - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance Racked System ZS5-2 - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS4-4 - Version All Versions and later
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Goal

The purpose of this document is to explain the discrepancy of usage size from a Windows client and the ZFSSA SMB Share, when compression is on.

 

Solution

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