SAMBA digest 1372

Jeremy Allison jallison at
Thu Jul 31 16:08:25 GMT 1997

Magnus Svavarsson <magnus at> wrote:

> I am experiencing a strange behaviour when the user profiles for a NT3.51
> workstation are on a samba-mounted drive.  The drive is \\server\netlogon.
> When I log on first time, everything i ok.  The NT machine holds a
> connection to netlogon open (from smbstatus).  But when I log off I can
> see that NT closes the connection to netlogon together wit all other
> active connections, but the reconnects a few seconds later (presumeably to
> write the final changes to the user-profile?) and does NOT close that
> final connection again :-(


	Try setting the following parameter in the [global]
section of your smb.conf. Delete the half-written profile
files and try again.

max mux = 50

This is now a default parameter in the 1.9.17alpha code.
Let me know if it works.


	Jeremy Allison.
	Samba Team.

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