Work on SMB3 persistent handles

Christopher R. Hertel crh at
Tue Apr 10 17:30:42 UTC 2018


I don't know if it is of any use to you at this point but, as mentioned
earlier, Albert (VMware) and I managed to put together a small number of
patches that properly handle the protocol piece of this.  Our code passes
the smbtorture and Windows Protocol Test Suite tests for Persistent Handles,
but doesn't have the backing store you are building into dbwrap.

Perhaps you've already referenced it.  It was based on work you and Michael
Adam had done previously.  It's in the repository I set up a while ago:

Chris -)-----

On 04/10/2018 01:13 AM, Ralph Böhme wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 09, 2018 at 02:34:05PM -0700, Partha Sarathi wrote:
>> Are you storing the persistent filehandle details in CTDB as a backend?
> I store it in the dbwrap backends and enhance the non-clustered and clustered
> backends and the dbwrap API to provide the required semantics.
>> To get persistent filehandle working, is there any dependency on clustered
>> File System or it should go on all generic Clustered File Systems.
> It's completely filesystem agnostic just like the durable handles
> implementation.
> -slow

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