[Samba] reloading smb.conf

Roberto João Lopes Garcia roberto at mha.com.br
Wed Feb 20 08:34:03 GMT 2002


Just save the new smb.conf file in it´s location (/usr/local/samba/lib in my instalation) and all the samba daemons will see it and load it automaticaly.

There is no need to stop the server nor send a signal to it.


At 11:48 20/02/2002, you wrote:
>I use samba 2.2.1.a on a Redhat 7.2 Linux Server.
>I would like to know if it is safe to stop and restart samba while Windows client users are still connected ?
>If not, how can I reload the new configuration hold in "smb.conf" without disconnect all the currently connected users ? 
>Thank for your help
>Service informatique - TEXA Services 

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