[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#439882: samba: Panic or segfault in Samba, and (unable to) core dump

Steve Langasek vorlon at debian.org
Tue Aug 28 13:51:05 UTC 2007

On Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 10:17:25AM +0200, Paolo wrote:
> [2007/08/28 09:54:06, 1] smbd/service.c:make_connection_snum(950)
>   utec ( connect to service usb-utec initially as user utec (uid=1004, gid=1004) (pid 3469)
> [2007/08/28 09:54:06, 0] tdb/tdbutil.c:tdb_log(783)
>   tdb(/var/run/samba/locking.tdb): expand_file write of 1024 failed (Success)

This looks like the root problem.

Is there any obvious reason why samba would not be able to write to
locking.tdb?  E.g., out of disk space, strange file permissions?

If all else fails, you should be able to stop samba, rename locking.tdb to
locking.tdb.debug, and restart samba.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
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