[Samba] Unmountable Linux Samba mounts

Urban Widmark urban at teststation.com
Tue Aug 6 09:51:02 GMT 2002

On Wed, 31 Jul 2002, Rob Gillen wrote:

> Some of you might be familiar with the strange way that Linux will
> sometimes disallow umount-ing or listing directory contents of a mounted
> smb share, returning the error text, "Input/output error."  I believe
> this error happens when a smb share is mounted, then that remote share
> is removed.  This is a seriously annoying problem, because restarting
> Samba does not solve the problem, nor does changing runlevels.  I am

Please try this patch and let me know if it improves:

Should be ok vs 2.4.19, you need to run make config and enable the "poll" 


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