[oplock_break] Re: Nasty Samba Locking Problems

ISArte isa at artsoft.cult.cu
Thu Jul 22 17:21:39 GMT 1999

> On Fri, 16 Jul 1999 19:10:47 +1000, hai scritto:
> >it nearly always happens if you have oplocks turned on and
> >a virus checker running on the client pc(win95 and win98)
> >and you open a word/excel document or just try to browse a
> >directory via explorer.
> Ok, let's write down when it happens.
> To me it happened (we dont't use word/excel):
> - opening html files with ie5/win98
> - opening tar.gz/zip files with winzip ("it's a tar.gz, do you want to
> uncompress...", "yes", winzip stalls)
> - selecting a file with explorer and then "copy" button (to paste on local
> disk), after "copy" explorer stalls.
> - clicking on a setup.exe to install a prog, explorer stalls.

I have had similar problems too in my configuration of Samba, but at the
time the client (win95/98) breaks when trying to copy a big file +8MB from
a share in the Samba Server.

Any suggestions about this?


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