[Samba] Silence is golden

Joel Hammer Joel at HammersHome.com
Mon Apr 29 07:07:29 GMT 2002

As I recall, samba is supposed to reread the smb.conf every so often, too.

On Mon, Apr 29, 2002 at 11:24:24AM +0100, Marlow, Robin wrote:
> Hello,
> 	We now have our samba server up & running. But it's on an old
> machine with an awfully loud harddrive. Pre-samba most of the time the box
> was idle & the harddrive managed to go into standby - thus sparing us from
> the din. When samba is running (even if no users are accessing shares) there
> are accesses every 5  mins or so - keeping the drive spinning continuously.
> I've redirected the log files to /dev/null & set log level = 0  & syslog
> only = 0. But it is still happening.  Apart from killing syslogd - has
> anyone any ideas?
> Cheers,
> 	Robin.
> p.s.  i'm not really bothered about logging from samba. i trust it!
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