[Samba] Network drive disconnects with XP

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Fri Mar 11 19:58:13 GMT 2005

On Fri, Mar 11, 2005 at 08:52:40PM +0100, ralphkmuench at bluewin.ch wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a SUSE 9.2 samba network drive server and connect with 
> a Windows 98 PC and a Windows XP PC in a local network.
> When I leave the XP on over night it seems that the drive gets 
> disconnected. The 98 PC can run for weeks and does never get 
> disconnected. Lately, I can not even connect again with the 
> XP and it says that the drive is already under use.
> Is there a way to solve this problem? It is causing considerable 
> difficulties not being able to connect with the XP machine.

What version of Samba ? I believe there was a fix for this that
went into around 3.0.10 or 3.0.11.


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