[Samba] Re: Countless "rec_read bad magic" lines in log.smbd

Yves Glodt y.glodt at sitasoftware.lu
Tue May 8 15:37:01 GMT 2007

On Tuesday 08 May 2007, Michael Lueck wrote:
> Michael Lueck wrote:
> > Meanwhile...
> >
> > The client happened to notice a tray icon for the printer. Clicking that
> > brings up a dialog showing countless jobs.
> >
> > Print jobs get through correctly.
> >
> > Samba communicates to the printer via CUPS and an integrated JetDirect
> > card. CUPS shows no jobs in the printer queue.
> >
> > So, could these "stuck jobs" have anything to do with the log entries?
> Never mind. I stopped samba, deleted
> /var/cache/samba/printing/HPLJ3600.tdb, restarted samba and the jobs are
> history.

I had and have the same problem on some of our servers, and deleting the file 
always solves the problem for me.

I do however not think I have a hardware problem or filesystem issue... 
Everything on the servers works fine, even with long uptimes.

Hope I will solve this mistery one day .-)

> I will monitor the log file today, and this evening try the floppy image of
> Memtest86.
> Thanks!
> --
> Michael Lueck
> Lueck Data Systems
> http://www.lueckdatasystems.com/

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