Memory usage in Samba 2.0.7

Scott Lawson s.lawson at
Thu Sep 28 11:28:32 GMT 2000


What OS are you using? Did you compile it yourself? What compiler did

I tend to have all Smbd daemons taking 4.5 Mb of memory each. This
consistant across
all my Samba servers (about 10). I am running Solaris 7 and Samba 2.07
compile with
gcc 2.95.

More than 5 Mb would be considered abnormal on a Solaris system, I am
not sure about
any others. However I wouldn't expect it to differ by very much over


Message: 3
From: Guo Lucy-GLG005 <Lucy.Guo at>
To: "'samba at'" <samba at>
Subject: Memory usage in Samba 2.0.7
Date: Wed, 27 Sep 2000 15:44:18 -0500

After installing Samba 2.0.7, we found each connection takes more than
memory. Is this normal? Thanks.



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