svn commit: samba r20966 - in branches: SAMBA_3_0/source/smbd SAMBA_3_0_24/source/smbd

James Peach jpeach at
Tue Jan 23 04:51:57 GMT 2007

On 22/01/2007, at 8:45 PM, Andrew Bartlett wrote:

> On Tue, 2007-01-23 at 04:12 +0000, jpeach at wrote:
>> Author: jpeach
>> Date: 2007-01-23 04:12:51 +0000 (Tue, 23 Jan 2007)
>> New Revision: 20966
>> WebSVN: 
>> view=rev&root=samba&rev=20966
>> Log:
>> Only attempt to reload the config file atfer the fork point if we
>> are in daemon mode. If we are in inetd mode, there's really no point
>> in rechecking it so soon.
> Other than the old build farm setup (do we still use that part?) Who
> runs smbd in inetd mode?

In certain configurations on Mac OS X, it runs from launchd using  
launchd's inetd compatibility mode. If the samba inetd code was  
deprecated, I wouldn't be that disappointed, I believe that there's  
an API where you can check in with launchd after daemonising.

James Peach | jpeach at

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