[Samba] How do I lock a shared file?

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Thu Sep 5 03:51:51 MDT 2013

On Thu, Sep 05, 2013 at 10:30:56AM +0200, steve wrote:
> 4.0.9 as a file server
> Hi
> We have a rw folder where we can share files. If a user opens a file, I
> would like it to be locked so the other users can't open and edit it at
> the same time.
> Is this possible?

Open the file with a smb client with value 0 for the
sharing argument. This will block access for other SMB


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