[Samba] RE: File shares seem to timeout?

Matthew Western mwestern at affairs.net.au
Wed Apr 16 04:09:51 GMT 2003

Alistair, your email bounced, resending to the samba list....

-----Original Message-----
From: Matthew Western [mailto:mwestern at affairs.net.au]
Sent: Wednesday, April 16, 2003 1:29 PM
To: alistair.nelson
Subject: RE:

urrrrh.  i've not used swat.  apologies.

i've just enabled it on my webmin here and it wrote the following in my conf

        keepalive = 60

that 60 is the number of seconds according to webmin....

-----Original Message-----
From: Alistair Nelson [mailto:alistair.nelson at eb2b.com.au]
Sent: Wednesday, April 16, 2003 1:25 PM
To: mwestern at affairs.net.au

Hi Mat,

Hmmm is that in swat somewhere? I'm running samba from Solaris, what is



I noticed a 'Keepalive packets every x seconds' in webmin.  is that what
your after?  (he said without knowing squat really, i'm still just
too), under unix networking options...

-----Original Message-----
From: samba-bounces+mwestern=affairs.net.au at lists.samba.org
[mailto:samba-bounces+mwestern=affairs.net.au at lists.samba.org]On Behalf
Of Al Doofbanga
Sent: Wednesday, April 16, 2003 11:56 AM
To: samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: [Samba] File shares seem to timeout?


I have a samba server joined to a Win 2000 domain.

It all works fine except that for some reason if a Win2KPro client has a
file/folder open overnight (or for a long time), then they are

I can't find a relevant timeout setting when browsing through swat.

Anyone got any ideas?



Alistair Nelson
Systems Engineer
eB2Bcom Australia

Unit 9, 160 Highbury Road
Burwood, VIC 3125

phone: +61 3 9831 6666
fax: +61 3 9831 6624
mailto:alistair.nelson at eb2b.com.au

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