printing, locking, etc in 2.2.0

Jeremy Allison jeremy at
Mon May 21 20:09:17 GMT 2001

Neil Hoggarth wrote:
> On Mon, 21 May 2001, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> > The locking db is swept and any non-existing pid entries
> > removed on smbd startup. So doing a smbclient connect to
> > localhost should do it.
> Okay - just tried "smbclient //localhost" and it didn't clear the lock.
> The machine in question is a relatively busy busy server, and has
> probably had several hundred new connections open since the lock was
> taken out and the smbd that took it out quit (about 11 hours ago now).

What is the process id that smbstatus claims to still
exist ? Does it still exist ? If not, then let me know
and I'll send you a quick patch to add debug statements
that will help track this down.


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