The Samba VFS and return values ...

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Wed Apr 15 09:40:36 MDT 2015

On Wed, Apr 15, 2015 at 07:29:26AM -0700, Richard Sharpe wrote:
> Ahhh, this is an important area I had not thought about.
> I currently do not need to return SHARING_VIOLATION but we were doing
> that at Panzura because we were running lots of separate instances of
> Samba and pretending that they were one big NTFS thing.
> Also, as I recall, the 1-second delay is only for SMB1?

Correct. However, in the current implementation we overload
SHARING_VIOLATION to indicate waiting for a lease/oplock break up the
chain, and this is relevant for SMB2 as well.


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