[PATCH] doc: list all settable socket options in smb.conf manpage

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Jun 24 13:22:59 MDT 2015

On Wed, 2015-06-24 at 20:24 +0300, Uri Simchoni wrote:
> I see what you mean. FWIW, the parameters that I found missing were
> the SO_KEEPALIVE fine-tuning params, TCP_KEEPIDLE and TCP_KEEPINTVL.
> On one hand they are legit (IMHO, and the documentation seems to
> support it by recommending SO_KEEPALIVE over SMB keepalives), but on
> the other hand they are not part of POSIX and not supported
> everywhere, so listing them is not generally true. I suppose we can
> have config variables HAVE_XXX and then list them in smbd -b.

The docs now get some XML entities brought in from the build system, so
if you must list them all (rather than referring to the OS docs), then
it would be good to list them correctly based on what waf finds.

Andrew Bartlett

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