[Samba] [PATCH] 2.2.12: fix support for samba daemons running under daemontools

Denis Vlasenko vda at port.imtp.ilyichevsk.odessa.ua
Tue Oct 5 15:51:14 GMT 2004

On Tuesday 05 October 2004 15:45, Denis Vlasenko wrote:
> One can run samba 2.2.12 daemons (nmbd,smbd,winbindd) under daemontools if
> they are started with -i option. However, smbd does not handle more than
> one connection at once in this mode.
> If one redirects it to pipe/file, logging to stdout is buffered.
> Log text appears there with inacceptable delay.
> This patch:
> * adds option -f to nmbd, smbd and windindd.
> * for nmbd and winbindd it is identical to -i.
> * for smbd it is mostly like -i but allows multiple connections to smbd.
> * usage() text updated accordingly.
> * smbd help on -i now mentions single threaded behaviour.
> * getopt in nmbd and smbd source expected -f option with parameter,
>   but there were no other supporting code for it. An oversight? Removed.
> * stdout set to unbuffered mode if we do logging to it.
> Run tested.
> Please review/apply.

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