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I made linux raid0 with 4 disks (1TB each). mdadm --misc --detail /dev/md0 shows Array Size to be 4TB. But when I mount this shared folder in a windows PC, it says that it has 105 GB size. How can I solve this problem?

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Do you mean 4TB? And, also how are you mounting this on a Windows PC? –  Michael Hampton Feb 21 at 15:20
    
oops yes corrected. –  apo Feb 21 at 15:21
    
I use SAMBA server –  apo Feb 21 at 15:24
    
Are you sure you're not seeing "105 GB Used"? Can you add a screenshot of what you are seeing, or explain the steps you're taking to access the shared volume from the Windows client? –  Signal15 Dec 5 at 15:03

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A Windows client accessing a share via "CIFS" should not have a problem w/ the size. However, the "Total", "Free" and "Used" sizes reported by the Windows client may not reflect reality for a number of reasons (the server doesn't "refresh" the remote volume at the same rate as a local volume).

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