[Samba] Semaphore timeout

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Tue Oct 1 07:44:01 GMT 2002

> Hi
> I'm getting a "semaphore timeout period has expired" error trying to 
> connect a WinXP desktop to out linuxbox. (Redhat 7.1 / samba-2.0.7-36)
>  I can't seem to find help about this in the documentation.  Has
> anyone had any experience with this?

I would upgrade to a current release of Samba.  Some older versions were
liable to get 'stuck', causing this kind of message.

Andrew Bartlett

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Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at hawkerc.net
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