Time-critical problem at Sun: exploding smbd memory usage

Gerald Carter gcarter at valinux.com
Mon Aug 20 18:55:01 GMT 2001

On Mon, 20 Aug 2001, Kris Desjardins wrote:

> We ran samba 2.0.7 on Solaris 7 and had the size reach 28MB per
> process (200+ processes) before I had to kill -9 the parent and let
> the children eventually timeout and die.  I upgraded to 2.0.10 and
> applied the patch below from a previous discussion but had no apparent
> effect, the processes are 10MB now and growing.

Can you track this down to either printing or file sharing?

cheers, jerry
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