[Samba] SMB mount/umount probs
urban at teststation.com
Tue Feb 19 07:45:05 GMT 2002
On Mon, 18 Feb 2002, Joel Hammer wrote:
> I have found this problem too. That is, if I try to umount a share from
> a crashed computer, umount seems to hang. However, if I am patient
> (about 15 or 20 minutes it seems) umount will eventually finish up and
> the share is umounted.
Please try one of the listed patches below (pick the one closest to your
kernel version). Reconfigure after applying the patch and enable SMB_POLL
in your 'make xconfig' or similar.
For older 2.4:
For later 2.4s this patch may help, but compared to the others it is very
Moving the 2.4.4 patch to 2.4.17 should not be a difficult task, it may
even apply as-is.
The idea of these patches is to let the requests time-out in a more
reasonable time frame (30 seconds).
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