samba smbd version 2.2.12 HP CIFS Server A.01.11.04 does hang if start in a HP serviceguard configuration

David Collier-Brown David.Collier-Brown at Sun.COM
Sun Nov 13 17:03:23 GMT 2005

Ok, reported as bug 3259 and a sample safety-check function
attached (mismount.c).


Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Fri, 2005-11-11 at 17:05 -0500, David Collier-Brown wrote:
>>  Can we diagnose this to any useful degree?  
> We certainly can.  secrets.tdb is *not supported* on NFS.  Not only must
> locking be coherent, mmap must be as well.  
> When I say 'not supported', I mean 'well known to break'.  Just don't do
> it.
> Andrew Bartlett

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