[Samba] High CPU Load samba 4.1.12 possibly because of Notify Request problem

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Oct 1 10:14:18 MDT 2014

On Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 08:20:17AM -0300, Andrew/ wrote:
> I experienced similar problems with Samba 3.6.6 running on a Raspberry
> Pi but, being new to both Linux and Samba did not know what diags to
> produce nor how. Bug 10530.
> I overclocked the Pi to 900Mhz and the problems seem to have reduced.
> From observations, the orphaned processes seem to occur when Samba
> cannot keep up with the requests being thrown at it.
> Andrew
> On Thu, 2014-09-25 at 13:05 +0200, Jan Koop wrote:
> > Hi Jeremy,
> > 
> > thanks for the reply.
> > I filed a bug (#10839) https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10839 .

The bug referred to here is actually a Windows
client bug (confirmed by Microsoft). We still
haven't decided how to work around it on the
server, but there are some patches attached
to the bug report that might help.


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