[Samba] Network drive disconnects with XP

ralphkmuench at bluewin.ch ralphkmuench at bluewin.ch
Fri Mar 11 20:46:28 GMT 2005

I was using samba-3.0.7, now I have just 
upgraded to samba-3.0.11 and can connect 
again. What a relief :).
Thanks a million.

>-- Original-Nachricht --
>Date: Fri, 11 Mar 2005 11:58:13 -0800
>From: Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org>
>To: ralphkmuench at bluewin.ch
>Cc: samba at lists.samba.org
>Subject: Re: [Samba] Network drive disconnects with XP
>Reply-To: Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org>
>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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