samba as a 64 bit app - Was: stdio in smbd
boehm at nortelnetworks.com
Wed Feb 27 05:01:10 GMT 2002
On Wed, Feb 27, 2002 at 01:11:13AM -0600, Eric Dirks wrote:
>>>>> "Eric" == Eric Dirks <eric.dirks at tellabs.com> writes:
Eric> I've gotten samba compiled as a 64bit app and I think it has
Eric> "disappeared" the 256 sun stdio problem (although I only
Eric> tried a simple test which is not conclusive). I did find at
Eric> least one structure alignment problem in the code for
Eric> share_mode_entry data handling which makes me think that
Eric> they may be other similar problems elsewhere.
Eric> Has anyone else tried compiling samba as a 64 bit app and is
Eric> there any data of how stable it should be?
I've been using Samba 2.0.7 as a 64-bit app for over a year at several
different sites with no problems relating to alignment.
I have not used Samba 2.2.x in production as there are still
I have been testing 2.2.4-pre but not very heavily.
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