[Samba] How to detect active users

Pascal Valois pascal.valois at devinci.fr
Mon Jul 25 14:50:27 MDT 2011

Le 25/07/11 22:44, Jeremy Allison a écrit :
> On Mon, Jul 25, 2011 at 10:21:35PM +0200, Malte Forkel wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm running Samba 3.2.5 on a server which I'd like to shut down when it
>> is not used by any client.
>> Is there a way to detect whether any user has opened a file on the server?
> smbstatus will tell you.
slight correction,

smbstatus tells you what file are used and by who, currently.
not who HAS opened a file.

so depending on what you mean by "has opened" (opened before and still 
use it, or opened before and may have close it), smbstatus may be the 
answer or not.

Pascal Valois
Service Informatique
Pôle Universitaire Léonard de Vinci

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