Linux smbfs and smbclient 3.0.0 and 2.2.3a timeout on contact

Ben Armstrong ben at
Tue Oct 21 09:35:50 GMT 2003

On Mon, 2003-10-20 at 18:24, Dave Jones wrote:
> What's the size of your unexpected.tdb file?

It is 1104 blocks.

>   There seems to be a pathology in
> vms_tdb.c from the unreclaimed index buckets that result from the cumulative 
> adds and deletes to that file by nmbd.exe.  Smbd will search this file
> sequentially if if misses a datagram it is expecting.


> Example from an unexpected.tdb that was running 4 days:
>    $ search unexpected.tdb garbagein/log/statistics

Hm, when I do this search it says I have no records in the file.

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