samba within nfs, locking mechanism fails

Jeremy Allison jra at
Mon Feb 25 11:16:01 MST 2013

On Mon, Feb 25, 2013 at 04:04:27PM +0100, Vincenzo De Sanctis wrote:
> Now on the clientA I open an excel2003 file from \\serverA\test and on
> clientB i open the same file but from \\serverB\test (consider that
> test is the same directory mounter from serverA via nfs)
> This is what happens:
> 1) I can open without problem the file on clientA from \\serverA\test,
> instead I have problem to open the the same file from \\serverB\test
> (after 5min later it goes in timeout)

Saying "I have problem to open the the same file" is not a bug
report. Please be specific otherwise no one can help you with
such statements.

Read this:

to see what I mean.


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