[Samba] network collapse

Sven Schwedas sven.schwedas at tao.at
Thu Apr 16 03:44:37 MDT 2015

On 2015-04-16 11:26, sambait3 at fuckaround.org wrote:
> Hi folks
> on debian stable I've a default samba file sharing config. Everything
> works perfectly (almost...) - samba version 3.6.6
> From linux and windows clients (wired and wifi too) when I (i.e. listen
> musics) often (one time every 4/5 minutes) networks suddenly collapse (for
> less one second) and immediately goes up. So I've an interrupt of
> broadcast (this happens also if I use rsync via samba with bandwidth
> limit).
> Using rsync or wget for transfer files from same server I don't have any
> problems (avoiding samba service).
> I've several NICs, this problem happens on all interfaces
> samba logs (debug) nothing of good to audit, system log none, iptables is
> ok, I tried with minimal services (samba only), I try to modify tcp socks
> to tuning samba but nothing... also rebooting the server
> now: what should I do?

Keep tcpdump running and if you get an interruption, try to see whether
something suspicious is happening.

(Btw, shouldn't music players implement buffering to catch network outages?)

> thanks for help!
> Pol

Mit freundlichen Grüßen, / Best Regards,
Sven Schwedas
TAO Beratungs- und Management GmbH | Lendplatz 45 | A - 8020 Graz
Mail/XMPP: sven.schwedas at tao.at | +43 (0)680 301 7167

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