[Samba] tdb_lock failed.... (Interrupted system call)

Pappas, Bill Bill.Pappas at STJUDE.ORG
Wed Jun 13 21:47:16 GMT 2007

Is there a way to throttle this?

Under such circumstances, I have to kill samba and restart it.

Bill Pappas - System Integration Engineer - SAN 
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-----Original Message-----
From: Volker Lendecke [mailto:Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE] 
Sent: Wednesday, June 13, 2007 4:44 PM
To: Jeremy Allison
Cc: Pappas, Bill; samba at lists.samba.org
Subject: Re: [Samba] tdb_lock failed.... (Interrupted system call)

On Wed, Jun 13, 2007 at 02:31:47PM -0700, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> >   tdb_chainlock_with_timeout_internal: alarm (10) timed out for key
> > SJMEMDC06 in tdb /usr/local/samba-3.0.23a/private/secrets.tdb
> What platform are you running on ? I don't know of any specific issue
> around this, but we've definately done some work on tdb since 3.0.23.

10 seconds very likely sounds like the grab_server_mutex,
too many smbd trying to connect the DC at the same time.


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