From: Jon Bendtsen (jon+vserver_at_silicide.dk)
Date: Tue 16 Apr 2002 - 10:10:53 BST
Thomas Weber wrote:
> Hi there,
> i've got problems running samba in a vserver. On a share that's accessible
> by multiple (Windows)users I get lockups on the client side when someone
> tries to access a file that's already opened by another user.
I get lock ups even when it's only me that tries to use samba, the
happens every other day. I've tried to use the same file with 2
processes. One that wrote to the file, and one that read from the file.
dont get lockup's from that. I do however mount the smb share with
> I don't have this problem when I run the same samba configuration outside
> the vserver.
I dont wanna do that.
> It's probably some file locking issue. Maybe I just need to enable some
> capabilities though all i've tried so far didn't work.
> tested with 2.4.18ctx8 and 2.4.18ctx10 and samba 2.2.1a-4 on RH7.2.
> Tell me if you need more information (this one is easily to reproduce).
How ?? i can access files by 2 processes, how ever from the same machine
without trouble. Sometimes when i write with one file, and read another
file it locks up.
> any ideas?
yeah, dont run samba ;-0
At least not in a production environment. I'm the only user of my samba,
so i can manage when i have to reboot.