Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 134116
Samba loses connection to share
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:10:10 EST
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Description of problem:
I have a fedora server/workstation running samba, this serves neytwork
shares to a small group of winxp and linux boxes.
After a while the linix client (which happens to be the same box as
the server) drops connection to samba.
The XP boxes have no problems
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. smbmount share eg: smbmount //data_cc/datacc data1
2. share mounts and works fine for a while
Actual Results: after a while share stops working with many error
messages on root console (noton console that mounted)
Smbfs is part of the Linux kernel, not part of Samba. I'm
redirecting this bug to the correct assignee.
An update has been released for Fedora Core 3 (kernel-2.6.12-1.1372_FC3) which
may contain a fix for your problem. Please update to this new kernel, and
report whether or not it fixes your problem.
If you have updated to Fedora Core 4 since this bug was opened, and the problem
still occurs with the latest updates for that release, please change the version
field of this bug to 'fc4'.
This bug has been automatically closed as part of a mass update.
It had been in NEEDINFO state since July 2005.
If this bug still exists in current errata kernels, please reopen this bug.
There are a large number of inactive bugs in the database, and this is the only
way to purge them.