[Samba] Samba locks with PC crash

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Thu Oct 13 23:55:52 GMT 2005

On Thu, Oct 13, 2005 at 07:08:40PM -0400, Yannick Bergeron wrote:
> It's ok if the process of the client that has crashed isn't running anymore, but
> it's still running (since we must kill the process to remove the lock). So with
> your answer, my question is now: If a client connected to Samba share crash,
> what's happening to the smb child process on the Samba server?

It will eventually notice the client has disconnected when the
TCP socket serving that disconnects and die.


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