smb Process Problem

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at
Mon Nov 12 05:55:09 GMT 2001

On Mon, 12 Nov 2001 SRudland at wrote:

> I have a Solaris 8 server running Samba and I am seeing an smb process
> using a lot of CPU time:
> nobody 14408   217 22 12:56:04 ?        4:27 /usr/local/samba/bin/smbd -D
> I have been hunting around but cannot find the reason for this. I can
> literally sit here and watch it clock up and up until I kill it, it
> respawns automatically and begins accumulating time again. Does anyone
> have any idea why??

Run truss on it.  Are you running 2.2.2?

cheers, jerry
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