[Samba] Re: Overloaded samba server. Is it a bug?

Martin masc at intraredes.com
Fri Nov 4 13:45:23 GMT 2005

On Thursday 03 November 2005 09:41, Dragan Krnic wrote:
> >> 1TB with reiserfs in LVM
> >
> > We have a similar installation: Kernel 2.6.5-7.201-smp (the official
> > kernel of SuSE 9.1 Professional) and we are using openldap and reiserfs
> > too. Additonally we are using quota on the filesystem. Our server hangs
> > often in this situation with a load of 350!!! The interesting part is
> > that the cpu's are 92% idle. If we deactivate the quota subsystem the
> > server will work for a longer time, but it could also happen that the
> > load reaches 350... Only a reboot will solve this problem...
> >
> > Martin: Which kernel are you using? Do you use quota on your filesystem?
> My 2 Eurocents: With the same setup I've had a similar problem
> when there was a slight inconsistency in the spelling of a user
> name in the group. Can you exclude the possibility that a user
> name is misspelled somewhere?

We found some groups with several members from diferents "OUs" in a high level 
of the LDAP tree, which cause the effect of non existing users.

So, we correct them but... still got the problem... :(


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