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

Rupert Kolb rupert.kolb at med.uni-tuebingen.de
Wed Mar 21 19:11:01 GMT 2007

John Drescher wrote:
> On 2/2/07, Ole Holm Nielsen <Ole.H.Nielsen at fysik.dtu.dk> wrote:
> > We run samba-3.0.23c on some Redhat RHEL4 servers, and Samba used to
> > like a charm.  But then a couple of days ago we upgraded the kernel
> > on the Samba servers to kernel-smp-2.6.9-42.0.8.EL.  All of a sudden
> > our Windows users could not use Microsoft Office with files on the
> > Samba shares :-(
> >
> Was it complaining that they are read only or that after saving a file
> that existed it word claimed that it could not save the file? I am
> asking as after I upgraded from samba-3.0.22 to samba-3.0.23 on gentoo
> I had these symptoms and the fix was very easy.

Do you have a hint / link for the fix?


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