Bug: Lock problem with MS Access

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Wed May 8 06:35:02 GMT 2002

On Wed, 8 May 2002, Pablo Alcaraz wrote:

> Hi,
> I wish to report a problem.
> I wrote a VB test program for speed benchmark access to MS Access (DAO 
> version 3.0).
> When I run this program a few times (2 or 3 times) from a NT 4 Server + 
> SP 6, samba lock the mdb file with a exclusive file lock. DAO report me 
> an error "The database are locked".
> When I close the program, the lock stay until I restart de smb service.
> Ther version of samba is 2.2.3a from cvs. The linux kernel is 2.4.16+acl 
> patch running in a Athlon box.

Please retest against samba-2.2.4 since there was changes directly 
related to this issue.

cheers, jerry
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