database corruption?

Gerald Carter jerry at
Wed Apr 10 20:06:01 GMT 2002

On Wed, 10 Apr 2002, Robert Cole wrote:

> Has anyone experienced any problems with database corruptions with
> 2.2.2? I'm on Caldera Openlinux 3.1 using samba 2.2.2 and Windoze 2000
> clients and keep having corruption problems with Act 2000 and Quickbooks
> databases. There are only 5 users using each of these and every few
> months I seem to get really bad corruptions.
> I've turned on strict locking and disabled caching for those shares
> altogether and still have problems.
> Any specific settings or is this a known problem?

Sounds like a known issue.  Jeremy fixed some issues related to this
after the 2.2.3a release.  Please retest with a fresh checkout of
the SAMBA_2_2 cvs tree.

cheers, jerry
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