share modes

Jeremy Allison jra at
Wed Nov 28 12:36:05 GMT 2001

On Tue, Nov 27, 2001 at 11:06:59AM +0000, Martin Sapsed wrote:
> Hello all,
> I used to have 
>   share modes = no
> on all my application shares as they were accessed for read-only. I
> particularly put this on my netlogon share after someone got an exclusive
> lock on part of the login script! I find with 2.2.2 that share modes is no
> longer allowed and I get smbstatus lock entries for loads of application
> stuff which people should be locking. What is the 2.2.2 equivalent which
> turns of all locking on a share. I've got 

I've re-added share modes for 2.2.3. It's in the CVS now if
you'd like to test it for your particular app. It's effect
is to allow any DENY mode on an open, ignoring the usual
effect. This should have the desired effect.


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