HOWTO Activate kernel oplocks in Samba on Debian GNU/Linux (up to Sarge)

This article was first written in February 2006 for the BeezNest technical website (http://glasnost.beeznest.org/articles/327). Starting from kernel 2.4, Linux has got the kernel oplocks feature. Kernel oplocks would permit Samba to share locks with the UNIX filesystem, to allow local…

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