file problem with samba2.4b and sun 2.6(sparc)

Giulio Orsero giulioo at
Tue Jul 20 19:08:17 GMT 1999

On Wed, 21 Jul 1999 04:48:54 +1000, hai scritto:

>we found the problem. it has to do with the locking system. we changed
>the smb.conf to locking = false and deleted the lockfile
>(/var/adm/STATUS..LCK) and now everything works. But why we do have the
>XXX locking problem?

It's very dangerous to disable locking on a not-read-only fs (what you did is
ok for cdroms and the like).
Post the log of smbd while you have troubles (reenable locking), so someone of
the samba team can see and tell you what's wrong.

giulioo at

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