2.2.1a on Solaris; runaway fcntl

Michael Gerdts Michael.Gerdts at usa.alcatel.com
Fri Aug 31 16:12:21 GMT 2001

On Fri, Aug 31, 2001 at 02:43:55PM +0100, David Lee wrote:
> I realise there there has been some discussion of the problem of smbd
> going into a CPU-gobbling loop with "fcntl(...)", particularly with
> version 2.2.1a on Solaris.
> Was there any resolution to this, for sites such as ours which must run
> basically production, not CVS, versions of Samba?

As an AOL user once said, "Me too!"

I would be quite interested in seeing either a minimal patch or some
indication as to when 2.2.1b or 2.2.2 will be released with this fix.  It
is somewhat important to the perception of Samba in my environment.


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