2 questions on deadtime parameter

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Dec 7 23:40:43 UTC 2016

On Sun, Dec 04, 2016 at 06:37:25PM +0530, sandeep nag wrote:
> Windows causes Samba to open a lock on that folder (as reported by
> smbstatus). Samba won't kill a connection with a lock, so once again I have
> idle connections preventing others from gaining access to the share. I've
> tried setting:
> locking = no. still not working.

deadtime won't kill connections with any active resources.

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