[Samba] [[ CD Server ]]

Chris McKeever techjedi at gmail.com
Tue Jan 25 14:39:19 GMT 2005

On Tue, 25 Jan 2005 12:27:32 -0200, Felipe Augusto van de Wiel
<felipe at paranacidade.org.br> wrote:

>         I'm facing problems with the umount feature. I
> already try two approaches.
> 1) Using preexec and postexec to mount and umount CD
> 2) Using "automount"
>         (1) works really fine, but in some workstations,
> specially 98 and 2k, the SAMBA doesn't umount the CD. It
> looks like that the client didn't report that the share
> is not in use anymore, in other words, looks like that
> the client didn't free the share. I have to logoff or
> wait very long to umount it.
>         (2) is kind of complicated because of the "expire"
> time to umount.

I am using this for a media machine (memory cards, cd-drive, etc) -
using the automount feature, as soon as you close the windows explorer
window, it unmounts -



there was a great howto somewhere that I can not seem to find at the moment - 

>         I would like help to "fine tunning" SAMBA or to
> discover some secret windows registry key that allow me
> to change how it "free" the share (some kind of expire
> or delay).
>         Thanks in advance.
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