Problem with socket options after upgrading to Samba 2.0.6

David Collier-Brown davecb at
Wed Nov 17 13:46:21 GMT 1999

Federico wrote:
|Again another slight thing I noticed since I upgraded to Samba 2.0.6
| My socket options in smb.conf is set to "TCP_NODELAY IPTOS_LOWDELAY
| SO_KEEPALIVE SO_SNDBUF=8192 SO_RCVBUF=8192". However I've started
| the following everytime I SIGHUP to reload the configs and
| [1999/11/15 12:02:41, 0] lib/util_sock.c:set_socket_options(148)
|  Failed to set socket option SO_KEEPALIVE (Error Bad file

	That's odd, the message is from EBADF, "The socket argument is 
	not a valid  file  descriptor".  This means the fd passed in is 	
	bogus!  That's a "can't happen" error and should be looked at
	with a debugger. See if you can attach to smbd and put a breakpoint
	on set_socket_options...

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