smbd problems

Peter Samuelson peter at
Sat Sep 2 20:39:03 GMT 2000

[olaf.c at <olaf.c at>]
> [2000/08/30 14:30:04, 0] locking/shmem_sysv.c:sysv_shm_open(566)
>   Can't create or use semaphore [1]. Error was Function not implemented
> [2000/08/30 14:30:04, 0] locking/locking.c:locking_init(174)
>   ERROR: Failed to initialise share modes

It would seem that you have a Linux kernel compiled without SysV IPC
support.  Samba (as well as many other applications) requires this
support, so you need to compile it in.  It's in the "General Setup"
menu of your kernel configuration.


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