Samba v3.0.21c

Marc Balmer marc at
Sun Apr 2 10:11:47 GMT 2006

Steve Williams wrote:
> You should have joined the OpenBSD technical list, or at least looked at 
> their archives.
> There is a "feature" in the particular sequence of events with an 
> opendir, seekdir, telldir, system calls that can cause memory usage 
> increase.  You should be able to find it on the mail list archives.
> There is a proposed patch to OpenBSD that changes the way that these 
> calls work, but to the best of my memory, it has not been imported into 
> the source tree yet.

I just wanted to let you guys know that we have committed a patch to 
OpenBSD -current that remedies the problem.

- Marc Balmer

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