[Samba] Blocking options !! I can't open the same file in two
diferents clients (win98) in same time
tonywhitmore at users.sourceforge.net
Thu May 6 06:52:43 GMT 2004
Flávio Henrique wrote:
> Hi all !
> I changed my win2k server last night for Mandrake 9.2 and made my shares in Samba, and everything goes fine...
> but today when we try to run our software, that access the database (data.mdb) in Linux server, the error: the file is locked...
> Only one user can open the file...
> Plz, someone can help me?? I'm in trouble!
Someone else reported this problem a couple of months ago.
From the list archives on 5/3/04:
> I am using Samba 2.2.8 and this fixed my problem with MS ACCESS.
> Make sure your ms access has the following options set.
> Click Tools
> Click Options
> Click General Tab and make sure the "Default Database folder" points to
> your Samba share
> Click "Advanced Tab" and make sure "Default Open Mode" = shared
> "Default record locking" = Edited Record
> "Open databases using record-level locking" is checked
> In your Samba shared set the option "force create mode = 777"
> My MS ACCESS database runs like a charm now.
> Hope this helps you.
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