Getting ready for 2.2.2.

Jeremy Allison jra at
Mon Sep 17 22:41:02 GMT 2001

On Mon, Sep 17, 2001 at 06:37:18PM -0700, MCCALL,DON (HP-USA,ex1) wrote:
> Hi jeremy,
> I can still reproduce corruption in the connections.tdb WITH use mmmap=NO
> in the smb.conf file by running a script that generates smbclient
> connections to a samba server (11.0, OR Linux) very quickly.  i have been
> picking away at it, but so far, even though I can recreate the corruption, I
> have not been able to pin it down.
> I can get you a copy of the script, the smb.conf file, and the
> connections.tdb file after it is corrupted, if you would like.

Yes please, that would be extremely helpful. If you can get this
to me asap I'd appreciate it.

> One of the things i see is that there appear to be a number of records with
> TDB_MAGIC indicating that the record is good (not TDB_FREE or TDB_DEAD) in
> spite of the fact that smbclient shows no connections, and there are no
> smbd's (other than the root one) still extant...
> i also saw another message just recently; quote:
> Samba 2.2.1
> IRIX 6.5.12
> log level 1
> Folowing an upgrade from samba 2.0.7 to 2.2.1, I got now this error:
> smbd/connection.c:yield_connection(62)
> yield_connection: tdb_delete failed with error Record does not exist.

This one is a spurious warning. It can be ignored.


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