[Samba] FW: Questions about Samba 4

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Wed Aug 26 22:06:56 UTC 2015

On Wed, Aug 26, 2015 at 11:01:40PM +0100, Rowland Penny wrote:
> Thanks for the hint, but it didn't work, still got lots of '(no
> debugging symbols found)' and the same result as before. What I did
> notice was when I tried 'strace -p WINBINDD_SPINNING_PID' I only got
> 'Process 3980 attached'
> in the output and the 'WINBINDD_SPINNING_PID' dropped out of the
> 'top' screen, does this mean anything ?

Yes, actually - thanks ! It means internal data
structures got corrupted and it's almost certainly
spinning in a tight loop walking a (looped) linked
list and not doing any system calls.

Useful data, thanks !

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