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Old 07-14-2003, 01:06 PM   #1
Darick Ang
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How to detect samba users when trying to shutdown linux server


Hi,

I have setup a linux server with 15 workstation (windows 98 os). when i try to shutdown the server after working hour, it will straight away down the server without warn me files are still using by workstation. is there any way i can detect that ? or is there anyway i can see the user activity from linux server ? i'm using RedHat 9.0

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Old 07-14-2003, 01:44 PM   #2
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Look at smbstatus.
 
Old 07-14-2003, 04:37 PM   #3
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Why do you shut down the server after working hours? Why don't you just run samba through xinetd. With xintetd, you can restrict access by time if you want.

A great tutorial on configuring everything in xinetd (except time restrictions) is here:
http://www.openna.com/documentations...ndex.php?e=0,1

Just add something along the lines of:
access_times = 11:30-13:00 17:30-09:30

This will restrict access during lunch and from 5:30 to 9:30 in the morning

You should also check out this site:
https://www.linux-magazine.com/issue/20/xinetd.pdf
 
  


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