podge at swiftdsl.com.au
Thu Mar 30 11:06:14 GMT 2006
> On Tue, Apr 26, 2005 at 04:31:03PM -0700, Travis Knabe wrote:
> > Received the following messages ( scrolling ) in the log.smbd:
> > users could not access the samba server. had to stop the samba daemons.
> > ran a ps -ef | grep smb
> > found many smbd processes running. had to pkill the process, and then re-start samba to make the shares
> > available. Running 3.012
> > Can't find anything anywhere.
> > Any help would be appreciated.
> Interesting, what platform was smbd running on ?
I have experienced this same issue with 3.0.10 running on Solaris 9. Only
happens VERY occasionally though. Might be time to upgrade.
top shows a single smbd process out of control and the log is flooded
with the errors mentioned by Travis.
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