LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Other *NIX Forums > *BSD
User Name
Password
*BSD This forum is for the discussion of all BSD variants.
FreeBSD, OpenBSD, NetBSD, etc.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 07-23-2004, 03:38 PM   #1
Astryk
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: Portland, OR
Posts: 9

Rep: Reputation: 0
Samba FreeBSD Problem: Folder contents/changes not refreshing


I just setup a FreeBSD 5.2.1 machine using the included version of Samba and the template for smb.conf. I got a couple shares up and running and it's working fine from a Windows XP client, except that when I create a new folder, copy a file, rename/delete, or do anything on any of the FreeBSD shares the changes don't show up until I hit F5 (refresh).

Is there something simple that I need to add/uncomment from the smb.conf file, or is there anything else that might be causing the problem?

Thanks!
 
Old 07-27-2004, 08:00 AM   #2
partom
Member
 
Registered: May 2004
Distribution: FreeBSD 5.2.1
Posts: 30

Rep: Reputation: 15
FreeBSD 5.2.1 as a samba server

where can i find a manual for setting a samba server on
FreeBSD 5.2.1, please?
 
Old 02-21-2005, 04:18 PM   #3
verilian
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2005
Location: North Central Ohio
Distribution: Mandrake
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
I'm experiencing the same problem. When creating, moving or deleting a file the folder is not refreshed. I have to hit View -> Refresh or F5 to get the applied changes to be displayed. Any clue?
I though the

kernel change notify = yes

option would fix it but it has not.


Here's my config:

I've trid with and without the
# Samba config file created using SWAT
# from 192.168.1.100 (192.168.1.100)
# Date: 2005/02/21 16:53:30

# Global parameters
[global]
log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m
time server = Yes
deadtime = 15
keepalive = 100
kernel change notify = Yes
socket options = TCP_NODELAY IPTOS_LOWDELAY SO_RCVBUF=8192 so_sndbuf=8192
wins support = Yes
ldap ssl = no

[homes]
comment = Homes Share
username = %s
read only = No

[www]
comment = www share
path = /var/www/html/
valid users = @wheel
write list = @wheel
force user = apache
read only = No

[public]
comment = public folders
path = /var/opt/public
valid users = @wheel
write list = @wheel
force user = ftp
read only = No
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Samba - XP can't list folder contents p0tw0r Linux - Networking 1 05-31-2005 03:37 AM
Folder contents canot be displayed - Samba, XP and FC3 gvimalku Linux - Software 3 05-26-2005 11:49 AM
Samba Refreshing Equis Linux - General 1 02-12-2004 10:19 AM
Cannot see contents of my folder nr4g3d Linux - Newbie 6 02-09-2004 03:01 PM
samba does not show folder contents Goma_2 Linux - Networking 0 12-10-2003 04:54 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Other *NIX Forums > *BSD

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:37 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration