[Samba] username map --update dynamically?
cmerrill at redhat.com
Wed Sep 15 14:11:08 GMT 2004
Eric Boehm wrote:
>On Sun, Sep 12, 2004 at 06:18:25AM -0400, Christian Merrill wrote:
>>>>>>"Christian" == Christian Merrill <cmerrill at redhat.com> writes:
> Christian> My assumption is that that Samba needs to be restarted
> Christian> before it can recognize changes made to a username map
> Christian> file. Is there anyway to have it dynamically recognize
> Christian> changes?
>That assumption is not entirely correct. New daemons will see the
>change immedidately. Already running daemons need a SIGHUP to reload
>From "man smbd"
> The configuration file, and any files that it includes, are
> automatically reloaded every minute, if they change. You can
> force a reload by sending a SIGHUP to the server. Reloading
> the configuration file will not affect connections to any
> service that is already established. Either the user will
> have to disconnect from the service, or smbd killed and res-
>This is true for 2.2.x and 3.0.x
How did I miss that! Thanks Eric.
/me crawls into a hole and hides in embarrassment.
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