max smbd processes

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Tue Jul 25 20:26:35 GMT 2006

On Tue, Jul 25, 2006 at 05:51:04PM +0300, Shlomi Yaakobovich wrote:
> A. Am I missing something fundamental?
> B. Is there any harm in moving smbd_process_limit()
> instead of allowable_number_of_smbd_processes(), storing a
> variable that is the return code of the fork, and
> decrementing the smbd count if fork fails? That would make
> it immune to these races.

I think you are essentially right. But as always, we're very
busy, so a patch would be very welcome!

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