Kernel Oplocks

Dragos dragos.delcea at
Mon Nov 19 03:14:02 GMT 2001

On Monday 19 November 2001 11:21 am, Andre Klocke wrote:
> Hallo.
> We want to use the switch "kernel oplocks = yes". It only works with
> linux-2.4.x. Do i have to configure somthing in the Kernel to suppotr this
> feature, or is it supported automatically????
> Thanks, Andre
it is supported automatically on a 2.4 kernel, but beware, as there are 
problems reported with samba 2.2 releases (I haven't yet tried 2.2.2, but 
until 2.2.1a it misbehaves) with kernel oplocks on.

cheers, dragos

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