[Samba] Samba and MS Access Problems

jra at dp.samba.org jra at dp.samba.org
Mon Oct 7 17:09:01 GMT 2002

On Mon, Oct 07, 2002 at 04:47:45PM +0200, Oliver Krehan wrote:
> Hi there,
> we have a problem regarding MS Access with Samba.
> We have 4 users which open a database at the same time. When one user makes 
> changes to the database, the changes will not be seen on the other pcs 
> until the database is closed an reopened. We made some tests with several 
> samba options e.g. file locking, oplocks and strict locking, also with 
> "sync after writes" but nothing helped. When we copy the database to a 
> windows nt server, the problem disappears and everything works fine.
> Does anyone has a proposal what problem we run into ?

What version of Samba ? That is usually a useful thing to
add in a problem description.


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