[Samba] Problems related to error status_file_locking_conflict

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Mon Aug 23 23:04:21 MDT 2010

On Mon, Aug 23, 2010 at 11:34:21PM -0400, Robert W. Smith wrote:
> OK, so far I now understand that this is _NOT_ a general login issue
> _NOR_ is it a MS credentials file issue either. This appears to be a
> general locking issue in Samba and Linux. Here is a snippet of my
> workstation log with another application that now no longer runs. The
> SMB network transactions are the same as are the results for the user
> (me, Quicken will no longer start and I am about to be hit with a late
> charge $(
> Note the delay between the linux_set_kernel_oplock failure and the
> reporting of the SMB error NT_STATUS_FILE_LOCK_CONFLICT.

To avoid the issue, try "kernel oplocks = no". This does not
really solve the issue, but might help you over the current


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