[PATCH] Bug 10123

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at gmail.com
Thu Jan 2 10:11:53 MST 2014

On Thu, Jan 2, 2014 at 3:29 AM, Har Gagan Sahai <shargagan at novell.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> This patch is fixing the libsmbclient issue mentioned in the bug 10123 with DFS
> replicated targets. The changes are done to look into the cli cache for the server +
> share combination using cli_cm_find() and reuse the entry for the further requests.
> Additionally this fix also checks the alive state of the connection before reuse. This
> is done by sending the SMBKeepAlive request using the cached cli connection handle.
> Please review this patch.
> Also please let me know if this can make into the 3.6.3 version of samba.

3.6.3 was done long ago.

Unless it is a security fix, it is unlikely to be released in any
release of 3.6.x.

Richard Sharpe

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