[Samba] Problem to detect changes in directory
spastor at center.com
Tue Nov 22 01:55:47 GMT 2005
Thanks Jeremy for the info ! I guess i ll wait 3.0.22 to give another
shot ;) and a big thanks for the good work to you and the samba Team!
Jeremy Allison wrote:
>On Tue, Nov 22, 2005 at 01:51:35AM +0100, sebastien Pastor wrote:
>>Ok i guess i found out. Samba would do only Directory Changes
>>notification but not File Changes notification.Meaning it returns only
>>the fact that "something" has changed in the folder and not "this file"
>>has changed. i guess my transcoder software is expecting the latter ...
>>Can anyone confirm me this limitation in samba ?
>Yes this is a limitation in Samba. I have a patch to fix this
>that's (shamefully) being sitting in my inbox for about a year...
>I'm intending to add in support for Linux inotify with this patch
>for probably the 3.0.22 release (it's too invasive for 3.0.21
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