shm_alloc and set_share_mode errors

David Collier-Brown David.Collier-Brown at
Mon Sep 11 19:56:57 GMT 2000

Erland Andersen wrote:
| I use samba version 2.0.3 on Solaris for connection to an NT domain.
| In the log files I get a lot of errors like:
| [2000/09/11 14:44:21, 0] locking/shmem_sysv.c:shm_alloc(214)
|   ERROR shm_alloc : alloc of 110 bytes failed

	You have something on your system using up shared
	memory: you may have to play with shmsys:shminfo_
	variables in /etc/system.

	I'd check and see what's there now, and what is running
	on the system that's using up shared memory...

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