[Samba] Samba - winXP lookup

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Fri Jan 31 20:49:48 GMT 2003

On Fri, 31 Jan 2003, Jens Pettersson wrote:

> Hi all,
> We're using samba, and we'd tried
> it with multiple Windows versions: 98, ME, 2000 and XP, in that order.
> However, when we migrated from 2000 to XP, a problem apeared that was not
> present in any other Windows version. Everthing works fine, excepting that
> when I am using the samba shares (browsing, opening files, etc...) from time
> to time I get a ~30 second lockup. During that time, the Samba shares are
> unresponsive from that computer (other computers work fine).
> I imagine this is probably an XP bug (since it doesn't happen in other
> Windows versions). But I would like to know if anyone has this problem and
> knows of a solution (from Samba or from XP).
> Is there a solution to this or do we have to live with it...hopefully not ;)

I have seen this with some XP machines also.

Send me your smb.conf and I'll see what help can be brought to bare.

- John T.
John H Terpstra
Email: jht at samba.org

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