SAMBA digest 1786

Dirk De Wachter Dirk.DeWachter at
Fri Aug 21 11:39:22 GMT 1998

Dear Clifford Green, you wrote:
> While looking further into our load problems with Samba, and
> specifically with logins, I bumped up our debug level to 10.
> This has me really worried:  in log.smb, I now see that *every
> other* chdir logged is to *my* home directory.  Why?  It's not in
> the source, that I can see.  It's not in smb.conf or in our logon
> script.  It looks like each and every user that logs on "passes
> through" my home directory!  This can't be right.

On HPUX, the place where the daemon (either smbd or inetd) is started 
is the "root" directory where samba chdirs to at start and coming 
back from a share.

  Dirk De Wachter, MScEE, MScBME, PhD
  scientific researcher, systems administrator mailto:Dirk.DeWachter at
  Hydraulics Laboratory, Ibitech, University Gent         voice:+32 9 264 3281
  St.-Pietersnieuwstraat 41, B-9000 Gent Belgium          faxto:+32 9 264 3595

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