[Samba] smbd's using up 100% of all cpu's and load avg slowly going up

Ray Van Dolson rvandolson at esri.com
Tue Jul 15 22:59:35 MDT 2014

What do you see when you do an strace on one of the offending processes?

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> On Jul 15, 2014, at 9:41 PM, "Sabuj Pattanayek" <sabujp at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> Running samba sernet 4.1.6-7, I've noticed the load avg slowly / steadily
> creeping up (.e.g > 100). I'm now noticing that several smbd processes are
> at 100%. I don't actually notice that much bandwidth usage on the system
> (e.g. iptraf/iftop). Any idea what's causing this?
> Restarting smbd helps for a few days, but then the high load avg returns.
> Thanks,
> Sabuj
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