[Samba] smbcontrol smbd reload-config or service smbd reload doesn't reload include files

Antun Horvat antun.horvat at radio101.hr
Fri Mar 14 07:31:44 MDT 2014

I forgot to mention one other thing about smbcontrol.
smbcontrol binary for me works only on Samba servers configured as 
domain member, not as AD DCs.

On 03/14/2014 02:15 PM, Sabuj Pattanayek wrote:
>     To force a reload without restarting smbd, use smbstatus to figure
>     out which clients are logged into the share and close the shares
>     on samba side by the use of smbcontrol PID close-share SHARE NAME
>     command.
> Will try, but how his this different from disconnecting from the share 
> and reconnecting? Shouldn't the forked smbd close after this happens? 
> So far the only two surefire ways to make sure the "admin user = " and 
> perhaps other parameters take effect after a reload are :
> 1) completely logout and log back in on the client (which is attached 
> to the same domain)
> 2) restart samba

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