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  1. ZABBIX BUGS AND ISSUES
  2. ZBX-13117

Junctions and symlinks are not properly handled by vfs.dir.size on Windows

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      Team C
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      Sprint 23, Sprint 24, Sprint 25, Sprint 26
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      Create two directories which contains symlinks or junctions (created with mklink) to each other. While apparently there are some safeguards (or just luck?) in Windows and it will not result in infinite recursion, it does loop 70+ times and gives incorrect result.

      On *nix systems symlinks are followed only once. However that is done by checking inode, not sure if we can apply similar pattern on Windows. In worst case it would be better to ignore symlinks/juctions on Windows and document it.

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            • Assignee:
              MVekslers Michael Veksler
              Reporter:
              wiper Andris Zeila
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