HELP: SMBSTATUS Gives some really strange results

Robert Dahlem Robert.Dahlem at
Tue Apr 28 00:28:32 GMT 1998

On Tue, 28 Apr 1998 04:22:12 +1000, Dave wrote:

>  DEC Alpha, DEC UNIX 4.0, Samba 1.9.17.p4
>  When I run smbstatus on this machine, I get a list that goes on forever,
>or until a core dump.
>  Attached at the end is the first 40 or so lines of the smbstatus. Notice
>the pid (completely bogus), the "^E" and the date (Dec 31, 1969 ???).
>  This machine has been rebooted several times, so samba should have
>cleared up the status file.
>  What gives?

Try a "make clean ; make ; make install". It seems you have mixed different versions of smbd and smbstatus.

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