[Samba] Dangling MS Access DB Lock Files *.ldb

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Tue Oct 11 19:08:22 GMT 2005

On Tue, Oct 11, 2005 at 08:03:10PM +0100, Dragan Krnic wrote:
> I might have unwittingly made the impression that the problem only came 
> with 3.0.20. The same problem was present in 3.0.14 as well as 3.0.4. 
> It's a very intermittent problem which has been haunting me for months now.

Then it's not this particular bug.

> I have compiled your patches and installed it on the affected samba server 
> and the first obvious difference is that when either the *.mdb or *.ldb 
> file is opened then the "Sharing" attribute in the "Open Files" section of 
> the status page is now "DENY_DOS" instead of "DENY_NONE". (I can catch the
> moment when they're opend if I keep refreshing the status often enough.)
> I hope that no lock file will dangle any more. I'll keep you posted.

Hopefully the combination of the new NTCreateX file open code in 3.0.20+
and this patch will do the trick.


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