Bad machine accounts

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Thu May 21 13:01:38 GMT 1998

On Thu, 21 May 1998, Kevin Currie wrote:

> > ah.  was that 50 simultaneous logins or what?  you thought of running
> > smbd at "nice --10"?
> 	Yeah, 50 simultaneous logins...  "nice --10"?  I'll have to dig
> through the docs again.  I thought I'd been through almost all of them,
> but I don't seem to remember that.

it's something i recommended to people running of of 12mb memory 486s: the
smbd and nmbd processes get swapped out, and take two or three seconds to
reload, by which time things like "browser announcements" and "netbios
queries" get completely lost / ignored...

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