connection path question

Herb Lewis hlewis at
Thu Sep 6 19:05:58 MDT 2012

What should happen to an existing smb connection if you change the
path of the share? Do you have to kill the smbd to make it refer to the new
path? I have tried using "smbcontrol close-share" and smbcontrol 
but nothing seems to work. I see it read the new path during the reload but
the client still sees the old path.

I was hoping not to have to kill the smbd and disrupt connections to other

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