[OmniOS-discuss] CIFS File Lock Problems
sjorge+ml at blackdot.be
Fri Mar 6 19:01:54 UTC 2015
I run the in-kernel CIFS too. I hit the same problem at home (plex
accssing a large file share).
I did not comment because I did not have a fix :(
Gwr is upsteaming some of the smb bits, if I am not mistaken. There are
a lot of goodies in the Nexenta tree and Joyent tree that would rock if
they got upstreamed.
I played with Samba4 for a bit but ended up back on in-kernel CIFS for
ease of use. That was also the original reason i switched to OmniOS :)
Goodluck on your quest for a solution
On 2015-03-06 19:41, Aaron Curry wrote:
> Thank you for the response. I was beginning to think that everyone
> thought this wasn't even worth commenting on.
> We have a couple OmniOS servers that have been running the in-kernel
> CIFS server with Active Directory integration for a while now and
> haven't had any problems. We've been very happy with it. Of course
> those don't handle as many users as this new one. I guess the problems
> only show up under the stress of too many connections.
> I have considered running Samba as an alternative since I know that's
> what a lot of people are doing. So I'm curious, what version are you
> running? 3 or 4? Is there a package I can install or do I need to build
> it myself? Is there any sort of documentation showing how to get Samba
> working with AD on OmniOS? I'm not afraid to do the work myself, it
> would just save a lot of time to follow someone else's work. And, with
> this file server on the fritz, we don't have a lot of time.
> Thanks again,
> OmniOS-discuss mailing list
> OmniOS-discuss at lists.omniti.com
> http://lists.omniti.com/mailman/listinfo/omnios-discuss 
More information about the OmniOS-discuss