Adding a feature to the smbd

Anders C. Thorsen anders at
Sun Jan 21 03:58:44 GMT 2001

Generally smbd looks at the configuration _every_ time smbd is started,
i.e. every time you attach to a share, etc.

Also note, that every configure option on share basis are set for each
sharing (even if it's not specified.
you might be having a problem with memory addresses. You should certainly
have your routine check for null data.

Just some ideas. I haven't actually read your code, but I've done lots of
poking around in the loadparam code.


-----Original Message-----
From: samba-technical-admin at
[mailto:samba-technical-admin at]On Behalf Of Thomas Langas
Sent: Sunday, January 21, 2001 1:29 AM
To: Richard Sharpe
Cc: samba-technical at
Subject: Re: Adding a feature to the smbd

I did some altering of the code I just sent (it's attached to this mail),
this is the code we're going to use at my university. After checking syslog
I see that the code is actually run for all shares, however, it's only
effective when it should be. So my question is, why is it run for every


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