(initialize locking database)

Michael Steffens michael.steffens at hp.com
Wed Feb 5 14:04:41 GMT 2003

stephan.theiler at css.ch wrote:
> Hi Together
> I have a problem with initialise the locking database. When i send the
> command the following command .
> unx10015# ./smbstatus -d -L
> I received the this message.
> using configfile = /tools/samba/samba-2.2.7/lib/smb.conf
> Opened /var/log/css/samba-2.2.7/locks/connections.tdb
> Failed to open byte range locking database
> ERROR: Failed to initialise locking database
> Can't initialise locking module - exiting
>  Has anyone a solution about this problem

This database is initialized on the first SMB connection.
Just connect once to Samba from a client, and smbstatus
will work further on.


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