[Samba] Re: permissions error: /var/run/samba/gencache.tdb

Louis van Belle louis at van-belle.nl
Fri Oct 14 07:36:29 GMT 2005

For me its simple, this file should be in /var/lib/samba
this is de place where debian keeps this .tdb files.

Is this samba from the debian tree of did you build
it yourself? 


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>Namens Gerald (Jerry) Carter
>Verzonden: donderdag 13 oktober 2005 20:33
>Aan: henry j. mason
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>Onderwerp: Re: [Samba] Re: permissions error: 
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>henry j. mason wrote:
>|> | Opening cache file at /var/run/samba/gencache.tdb
>|> | tdb(unnamed): tdb_open_ex: could not open file
>|> | /var/run/samba/gencache.tdb: Permission denied
>|> You should eb able to just ignore this.  If the gencache tdb
>|> can't be opened, we just won't use any name resolution caching.
>|> But things should work as  normal.
>|     as they seem to be.
>|     however, it does strike me as being a little odd that
>|     samba is unable to open this file.
>Unless you are running as a user that has write permission
>to the tdb, it's not so odd to me.
>cheers, jerry
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