[Samba] Samba-3.0.23c kernel lock problems with new Redhat kernel 2.6.9-42.0.8

Eric J. Feldhusen efeldhusen.lists at gmail.com
Fri Feb 2 19:53:47 GMT 2007

Ole Holm Nielsen wrote:
>> Looks like a kernel issue to me. Have you reported this to Red Hat ?
> No, because I run samba-3.0.23c in stead of the RHEL4 Samba 3.0.10
> which is broken wrt. workgroup master browsers.  Your recent Samba
> versions solve the problems, but I'm sure Redhat won't accept a bug
> report when I don't use their Samba code - and they didn't even respond
> when several people reported the mentioned bug in RHEL's Samba :-(
> If I should report a kernel lock bug to Redhat, how can I explain that
> it's Redhat's problem ?

Just curious, I've seen several references on this list to the RHEL4
Samba 3.0.10 rpm, with regards to bugs not fixed, patches not applied,

Just how broken is the RHEL4 samba?  I ask since I have 20 Samba PDC's
on RHEL4.

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