[Samba] How do I lock a shared file?
steve at steve-ss.com
Thu Sep 5 05:23:14 MDT 2013
On Thu, 2013-09-05 at 11:51 +0200, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> 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
Could you give me pointer as to how to do that? Is it an option in
smb.conf? Surely, we would want to do this with all files on a network
I noticed that LibreOffice does it by producing a lock file. Is there
anything in Samba that will do that with all files, not just office?
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