How to avoid client timeout.(SMB2 ECHO Request)

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Fri Feb 28 23:56:58 MST 2014

On Fri, Feb 28, 2014 at 11:43:25AM +0530, sandeep nag wrote:
> As Richard mentioned we support only SMB1.
> I see the entry ' async smb echo handler'  with value yes/no in smb.conf is
> having* no* effect. That is, When when I capture network packet capture
> from windows client
> with 'async smb echo handler' set to 'yes' by blocking the smbd process
> write request, I am not seeing the reply to client 'Echo Request'  pkt from
> samba server.
> What is the test, I can perform to confirm that  'async smb echo handler'
> is working?

The async smb echo handler was introduced only with Samba

With best regards,

Volker Lendecke

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