[PATCH] Enforce only one messaging_context per process

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at gmail.com
Thu Feb 20 13:05:58 MST 2014

On Thu, Feb 20, 2014 at 11:47 AM, Volker Lendecke
<Volker.Lendecke at sernet.de> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 20, 2014 at 10:16:19AM -0800, Richard Sharpe wrote:
>> I looked at the patch. Does that mean we do not have a problem with a
>> normal smbd child, only with spoolss?
> No problem there. We do a proper reinit_after_fork there.
>> I am chasing a problem where the messaging.tdb grew to 1-2GB at one
>> customer site, and wondering if this could be the cause of the
>> problem.
> This might be stuck or a lot of dead processes. We don't
> have a proper cleanup routine if a stuck process dies. This
> might be done soon though.

Hmmm, so the master smbd could clean these up when children die, perhaps?

Richard Sharpe

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