[Samba] smbcontrol -d 3 smbd reload-config permission denied message.
Steve.Northcott at edfenergy.com
Wed Jul 21 10:08:54 MDT 2010
I was attempting to make some changes to the file specified on the
username map parameter. I then assumed that I needed to refresh the smbd
options for this to take effect. I issued smbcontrol -d 3 smbd
reload-config but the changes did not happen. In the trace output, I see
the following messages:-
csm1:/opt/pware64/lib #smbcontrol -d 3 smbd reload-config
lp_load_ex: refreshing parameters
Initialising global parameters
params.c:pm_process() - Processing configuration file
Processing section "[global]"
Processing section "[CSM]"
Processing section "[CSMINSTALL]"
Processing section "[CSMSOFT]"
Processing section "[visualcd]"
Processing section "[CSM_ROOTDIR]"
Processing section "[GUESTALE]"
Processing section "[JASONS_SHARE]"
Processing section "[IANS_TEST]"
Processing section "[IANS_TEST2]"
Registered MSG_REQ_DMALLOC_MARK and LOG_CHANGED
fcntl_lock: fcntl lock gave errno 13 (Permission denied)
fcntl_lock: lock failed at offset 0 count 1 op 12 type 1 (Permission
Are the two errors at the bottom a problem to this process? If so is
anyone able to help me fix them?
The SMBD process is started by ROOT and this was also the unix userid
that I used to run the smbcontrol command so it has full unix authority.
Smb.conf looks like this:-
workgroup = customer
server string = csm1 SAMBA server
interfaces = csm1
security = ADS
realm = customer.edfenergy.net
disable netbios = yes
log file = /opt/pware64/var/sambalog
log level = 1
max log size = 40960
name resolve order = host
username map = /opt/pware64/lib/users.map
create mask = 00
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