Correct restart of Samba

Axel Tanner axs at
Thu Nov 13 13:17:04 GMT 1997

What is the correct way to restart Samba - just kill the processes and
start it again?

Or should I clean up something in the locks directory? Are the files in
there (SHARE_MEM_FILE, SHARE_MEM_FILE.processes, STATUS..LCK) wrong a
restart or are they cleaned up by Samba?


  Axel Tanner
  IBM Zurich Research Laboratory    email: axs at
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