samba 2.2.1a dies with request_oplock_break

Jeremy Allison jra at
Wed Nov 7 14:18:02 GMT 2001

On Wed, Nov 07, 2001 at 05:06:01PM -0500, Milewski, Evan wrote:
> I was wondering if anyone could help me with this problem.  I am running
> samba 2.2.1a on a Sun Solaris 5.8 server.  I have a bunch of windows 2000
> machines connecting to this server to reference a small configuration file
> (but I might have 30 or 100 machines logging in with this id at about the
> same time).  Anyway, it will work fine for weeks, but then five times now
> samba "breaks" as seen below with the oplock errors...many per second.
> These continue until the machine runs out of swap space and samba has to be
> killed or the server rebooted to recover.  Has anyone seen this or have any
> ideas what could be causing it?  It is not sufficient?  Are there parameters
> that I could use to help this?  My smb.conf file and some of log.smbd is
> included:

Please upgrade to 2.2.2. We fixed a bug w.r.t. this in 2.2.2


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