Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/net/samba
To: None <>
From: Takahiro Kambe <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/05/2002 01:55:08
In message <20020204084354.A9951@jgrind.home>
	on Mon, 4 Feb 2002 08:43:54 -0800,
	Johnny Lam <> wrote:
> > P.S.
> > I want to change samba package about its lock directory since I heard
> > that tdb files in lockdir shouldn't remove between system reboot from
> > pepole Samba Users Group Japan.
> In the 2.2.1 release, the announcement said that the default lock directory
> moved from /var/lock/samba to /var/cache/samba on RH and Solaris because
> /var/lock/samba might be cleaned at boot time, which implies that the TDB
Yeah, I misunderstand that those TDB files are generated by
configurariton or purely running data.

> files should persist across reboots.  Do you have any other information
> regarding this as to why this is so?  Searching on Google didn't yield any
> other useful information.
I can say at least, WINS data ( shouldn't be removed across
reboot.  I've almost finish lockdir to /var/db/samba.

Takahiro Kambe <>