How to make changes and not disrupt users..

Anders C. Thorsen anders at
Mon Nov 20 12:46:56 GMT 2000

Modify the file, run testparm to check that the configuration
is ok, and wait :)

All new smbd processes will read the new smb.conf. This means
that some user who needs the changes should disconnect (or maybe even
log out) and the changes should appear.


On Mon, Nov 20, 2000 at 04:52:28PM +0000, Shaun Lipscombe wrote:
> How do I modify the $LIB/smb.conf without disrupting users when I do a
> killall -HUP smbd; killall -HUP nmbd.
> Cheers,
> Shaun
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