CentOS & samba-3.0.28-0.el4.9 Windows explorer refresh does not work for me ...

simo idra at samba.org
Wed Jun 17 13:44:26 GMT 2009

On Wed, 2009-06-17 at 22:09 +0900, SATOH Fumiyasu wrote:
> At Wed, 17 Jun 2009 08:10:31 -0400,
> simo wrote:
> > On RHEL 4 kernels inotify is not available (yes its that old and
> > stable  :)
> > 
> > It is necessary to configure vfs_fam on the shares you want notification
> > to work.
> But gamin, that has libfam.so, does not support Samba VFS notify_fam.
> See my comments and patches in the following page for details:
> http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=345244

I don't recall seeing problems when I tested this many moons ago, but
that would be a bug in gamin, wouldn't it ?


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at samba.org>
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, Inc. <simo at redhat.com>

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