smbfs glitch

nfudd at nfudd at
Sun Jan 21 21:41:12 GMT 2001

On Sun, 21 Jan 2001, Urban Widmark wrote:

> You didn't answer my question, which kernel version? This should be better
> in 2.2.18 (I am assuming samba 2.0.7 ...). It may fix this for you, it
> does for some but other still see problems.

I'm currently at 2.2.16 and samba 2.0.7.  I'll give 2.2.18 a try and
see if it happens ever again.

> Someone has been using a cronjob to write to a file on the share once
> every 10 minutes to stop it from needing to reconnect.

Ah, I see... up till now I thought it was just connecting once and
letting the connection sit there.

Nancy Fudd -- nfudd at

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