Converting SMB1 tests to SMB2

Ralph Boehme slow at
Mon Nov 4 09:23:03 UTC 2019

On 11/1/19 7:31 PM, Noel Power wrote:
> Hi All
> Just thought I summarize what we (myself & Ralph) discussed, for my own
> benefit and the benefit of others.
> ...snip...

thanks for the summary!

> problem 1)
> The mixture of xyz & xyz_smb1 test environments seems to cause strange
> issues (see
>, many
> tests fail or hang. Running the tests against these environments
> individually works no problems. Mostly I guess this is an issue with the
> fact that the NETBIOS name of these 'duplicated' environments are the
> same and this can cause clients to connect to the wrong server (from the
> wrong environment)

maybe you're just missing to assign IPs to the new testenvs in

> problem 2)
> Yes, not being a test environment guru and being maybe a little lazy and
> I wanted to avoid trying change the test environment foo to change or
> pass down NETBIOSNAME  (seemed a little risky too, maybe there is other
> things like this).  So I decided to create 2 new autobuild jobs to run
> the smb1 tests. Unfortunately these fail in CI (see
> What is
> really weird here is
>     a) running these autobuild jobs locally on my own machine causes no
> problems, both jobs pass
>     b) running these jobs in the *same* docker container as CI uses
> (using the same autobuild command) again works no problems
>     c) running the problematic jobs on sn-devel-184 using
> again works :-(
> I am trying (sofar unsuccessfully) to figure out why these are failing

This looks unrelated, but maybe this will work too if you fix the above?


Ralph Boehme, Samba Team      
Samba Developer, SerNet GmbH
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