Thanks for fixing oplock.c for Linux 2.0 in 2_2 CVS
jra at samba.org
Wed May 29 14:22:04 GMT 2002
On Wed, May 29, 2002 at 05:09:00PM -0400, Richard Bollinger wrote:
> Stoping the "server" service is a very unusual step. Disconnecting an individual connection,
> possibly via idle timeout, is not so unusual and I don't see the same behaviour with W2K server
> vs Samba. Something else must be going on.
Ah, but to the client disconnecting an individual connection via
idle timeout on Samba and stopping the server service on W2K are
*identical* at the network layer - ie. they both tear down the TCP
Under W2K TCP connections are never idled, so they remain active
to the box and thus to re-create what Samba is actually doing
stopping the server service is required, and indeed when this
is done the same client bug is revealed.
It looks like idling a client connection is dangerous to a
Win98 box, we can only do a work-around for this as the bug
is in the Win9x client, I'll think some more about this.
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