[Samba] Samba Persistent Handles

Andrea Cucciarre' acucciarre at cloudian.com
Thu Dec 12 16:12:07 UTC 2019

Thanks Ralph,
This is what I needed

Andrea Cucciarre'

On 12/12/2019 1:11 PM, Ralph Boehme wrote:
> Am 12/12/19 um 12:27 PM schrieb Andrea Cucciarre':
>> Yes, I saw that they are different I was just willing to test something
>> similar.
>> Actually, I'm searching for a Samba feature that allow transparent
>> failover, or continuos availablity in a cluster setup (Samba + ctbd +
>> gluster)
> that feature is persistent handles
> With durable handles you basically only get protection against brief
> network outages between server and client. But if the server dies,
> you're doomed.
>> Based on the following link my understanding is that such feature is not
>> currently available in Samba:
> https://wiki.samba.org/index.php/SMB3_kernel_status#Durable_handle_cross-node
> That talks about the Linux kernel SMB *client*.
> -slow

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