[Samba] Locked files and DOS application

Marian Mlcoch, Ing mm at tsmp.sk
Fri May 9 12:41:24 GMT 2003

Problem is on your aplication i mean that not closed files properly.
What version of samba uses?

----- Original Message -----
From: "Nejc Skoberne" <nejc.skoberne at guest.arnes.si>
To: <samba at lists.samba.org>
Sent: Friday, May 09, 2003 1:40 PM
Subject: [Samba] Locked files and DOS application

> Hello.
> I have a DOS application which works with database files. The problem is,
> that Samba doesn't "unlock" the files when DOS app finishes its work.
> So files stay locked:
> 27690  DENY_NONE  0x3         RDWR       EXCLUSIVE+BATCH
/home/samba/FAK/P_RACI03.DBT   Fri May  9 13:27:09 2003
> 27741  DENY_NONE  0x3         RDWR       NONE
/home/samba/FAK/MATPOD03.DBF   Fri May  9 13:26:06 2003
> 27749  DENY_NONE  0x2019f     RDWR       NONE
/home/samba/FAK/MATPOD03.DBF   Fri May  9 13:05:50 2003
> However application doesn't seem to have problems with that, but when
> we need to do something exclusive on that files (e.g. indexing), it won't
> work, even though I quit the application and restart it. Files stay
> locked. If I restart samba, everything works fine again. Anyone knows
> a fix or at least a workaround?
> --
> Nejc Skoberne
> Grajska ulica 5
> SI-5220 Tolmin
> E-mail: nejc.skoberne at guest.arnes.si
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