Any interest in swat enhancement

Jean Francois Micouleau Jean-Francois.Micouleau at
Wed Sep 6 09:20:43 GMT 2000

On Wed, 6 Sep 2000, Andrew Tridgell wrote:

> The plan is to get rid of the current ad-hoc UDP messaging used for
> the oplock implementation and instead add a generic messaging layer to
> smbd and nmbd. A tdb would be used to store a queue of messages for
> each process and the smbd would check this queue when a signal is
> received. 

yes ! I would be able to send printer notify updates to all smbd process
in one shoot :-)

> I know tdb isn't the ideal mechanism for this (doing a queue with tdb
> is ugly) but it seems like the best option available to us.

How do you remove from the queue a message that was send to all the
smbd process ? 


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