Ref: Bad File Descriptors

Jeremy Allison jra at
Wed Jun 5 12:10:04 GMT 2002

On Thu, May 30, 2002 at 08:40:16AM -0500, Eric Meyer wrote:
> Samba Team,
> In reference to the problem described by Wolfgang below - We are
> experiencing the exact same thing.
> We are using Mandrake 8.2 with 2.4.18 kernel and Samba 2.2.3a. Our Samba
> shares are on a partition using Reiserfs. Clients are running WinXP and
> Win2000. All clients are experiencing "Bad File Descriptor" errors. Below is
> an example from the one of our clients log file.
> [2002/05/29 17:00:42, 0] smbd/fileio.c:seek_file(53) seek_file: sys_lseek
> failed. Error was Bad file descriptor

Is this reproducible ? If so can you give me instructions on how to
do this on a RedHat 7.2 or 7.3 system ?



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