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Re: smbumount doesn't

if rebooting the puter is a solution to samba problem then
perhaps a restart of samba is enough?

Usage: /etc/init.d/samba {start|stop|restart}

Ari Sigurðsson

-----Original Message-----
From: Kent West <westk@nicanor.acu.edu>
To: Debian Users <debian-user@lists.debian.org>
Date: 2. september 1999 20:30
Subject: smbumount doesn't

>I can smbmount-2-2.x a WinNT share to a local mountpoint without any
>problem. But at night, our NT administrator has a script running that
>logs off everyone that is connected to the NT box, so that the NT's
>backup program will run without running into "File open" errors.
>When I get back in the office the next day my mountpoint no longer works
>(because I've been kicked off by the NT admin), so I try to remount it,
>and the mountpoint can't be resolved. So I try to smbumount (unmount)
>it, and again, the mountpoint can't be resolved. I can't do anything
>with the directory/mount point until I reboot the computer.
>Surely there's a better way to clear the smbfsx glitch than to reboot
>the system?
>Yes, I could smbumount the share before I get kicked off, provided I
>remember to, but I would think there's a more elegant solution.
>Thanks for any help!
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