[Samba] Upgrade from 2.0.7 to 2.2.2 failure
jra at samba.org
Thu Feb 7 22:10:06 GMT 2002
On Thu, Feb 07, 2002 at 09:28:17PM -0700, Craig Kelley wrote:
> I've noticed smbd processes hung at 100% utilization (they'll keep
> plugging away for days until killed) while printing. What would be the
> best way to get you the information you need? I don't know if compiling
> with debug support and then attaching gdb to it would be enough?
I'd really like to know when they're at 100% cpu where in the
code they're spinning. Attaching with gdb and using strace
is probably best.
Expect some changes to print scalability *soon*. This is a
big deal for HP.....
> We have modest printing needs (15 printers, about 300 jobs a day), but the
> spoolss system has been... interesting. Sometimes the autoconfiguration
> works (laserjet 5mp), sometimes it doesn (laserjet 4000+ps -- but Windows
> only uses the PCL driver). But like the poster above said, even if I
> disable it, we don't get 2.0.7 behavior.
I'm CC:ing Jerry on this - we need to be able to get 2.0.7
behaviour when turning spoolss off.
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