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FS#32462 - [samba] Add inetd-style smbd units (attached)

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Mantas Mikul─Śnas (grawity) - Sunday, 04 November 2012, 18:31 GMT
Last edited by Tobias Powalowski (tpowa) - Sunday, 27 January 2013, 11:16 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No


smbd supports inetd mode socket activation (one process per connection). This can be useful for systems where incoming SMB connections are relatively uncommon.
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Closed by  Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Sunday, 27 January 2013, 11:16 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  3.6.11-1
Comment by Jan Steffens (heftig) - Monday, 05 November 2012, 11:51 GMT
I'd say remove the ListenStream=139 line. Otherwise you get lots of log spam from Windows computers connecting to both ports at once, then resetting the 139 connection once 445 responds. The caveat to doing this is that pre-Windows 2000 machines will be unable to connect.