[Samba] locked files that shouldn't be
jkonecn at green-mfg.com
Fri Dec 2 14:26:27 GMT 2005
> On 11/30/05, Joe <jkonecn at green-mfg.com> wrote:
>> > "The process cannot access the file because another process
>> > has locked a portion of the file."
>> > smbstatus does not show this file as being open and it is mode 777.
> It's probably a byte-range lock. Run "smbstatus -B"; it lists locked
> files by their device and inode, so you'll need that information for
> the file you're interested in. (Run "ls -li" on the file to get its
> inode number.)
> Josh Kelley
Byte range locking is not it. Smbstatus -B showed nothing.
What I find most strange of all is that I could right click
in the same directory, create a new text file with notepad,
try to save it, and I would get the same error message about
it being locked. This problem is gone now, it cleared up on
it's own without me doing anything. Can't explain it. Wish
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