Properly stopping samba

Jeremy Allison jra at
Tue Nov 20 11:43:03 GMT 2001

On Tue, Nov 20, 2001 at 08:01:26AM -0500, Joe Meslovich wrote:
> I have noticed that since the move to the 2.2.X branch of samba
> that it takes a considerably longer time to stop samba. I believe that
> this is the side effect of the processes each trying to clean the locking
> database, and what ever else gets cleaned on close. This is just a
> hypothesis that I have. I just wanted to know if what I am seeing is
> indeed the side effect of the cleaning going on at close. Also when I stop
> samba is there a way to do so that doesn't trigger all of the processes to
> attempt to do this clean, if that is indeed what is happening?

Yes, this clean on close is probably unnessary and will be removed
in the next release.


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