Bug#494768: sendfile bails out with error
On Monday 29 September 2008, Bastian Blank wrote:
> The given strace shows that sendfile returns a proper error for the
> sendfile invocation (EOVERFLOW). apache must not ignore errors
> returned by syscalls.
This is not the issue here, apache works as documented. The point is
that, according to the submitter, sendfile on CIFS used to work with
older kernels but now gives an error.
Chad, I think it would really be helpful if you could check exactly
which kernel version worked.