[Samba] CTDB and locking issues in 4.4.6 (Classic domain)

Alex Crow acrow at integrafin.co.uk
Fri Oct 21 06:42:44 UTC 2016

>> FYI as stated smbstatus -L shows locks from all hosts, prefixed by the PNN.
> That tells you that the locks are correctly stored in CTDB and
> smbstatus can find them.  This means that smbd should be able to find
> them too.
> I can't help but think that smbd is somehow using different
> configuration than smbstatus.
> You don't have smbd/smbstatus installed from a package in /usr/ and the
> other left over in /usr/local/, or similar?  In that case, they could
> be getting their configurations from different places...
> peace & happiness,
> martin

Hi Martin,

No, nothing like that. Installing the Sernet packages obsoletes the
distro ones.


# smbstatus -V
Version 4.4.6-SerNet-RedHat-31.el7
# smbd -V
Version 4.4.6-SerNet-RedHat-31.el7

# find /usr -name smbd
# find /usr -name smbstatus

Thanks very much,

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