[Samba] CentOs 5.5 Glusterfs 3.1.0 Samba 3.5 MSOffice Files

Daniel Müller mueller at tropenklinik.de
Wed Feb 9 02:41:24 MST 2011

Posix locking is yes so I will point it to no!?

[root at ctdb1 ~]# testparm -v|grep posix
Load smb config files from /etc/samba/smb.conf
rlimit_max: rlimit_max (1024) below minimum Windows limit (16384)
Processing section "[netlogon]"
Processing section "[homes]"
Processing section "[test]"
Processing section "[office]"
Loaded services file OK.
Server role: ROLE_DOMAIN_PDC
Press enter to see a dump of your service definitions

        posix locking = Yes

EDV Daniel Müller

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-----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
Von: Volker Lendecke [mailto:Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE] 
Gesendet: Mittwoch, 9. Februar 2011 09:52
An: Daniel Müller
Cc: samba at lists.samba.org
Betreff: Re: [Samba] CentOs 5.5 Glusterfs 3.1.0 Samba 3.5 MSOffice Files

On Wed, Feb 09, 2011 at 09:31:55AM +0100, Daniel Müller wrote:
> So I do not give up as other users may have the same problems:
> I did a file test.xlsx and it seems samba does a posix lock read

Have you taken a look at the smb.conf "posix locking"
option? The posix read lock is not directly related to

With best regards,

Volker Lendecke

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