Bug 4988 - add File Events Notification(FEN) support
add File Events Notification(FEN) support
Status: NEW
Product: Samba 3.6
Classification: Unclassified
Component: VFS Modules
All Solaris
: P3 enhancement
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Assigned To: Volker Lendecke
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: 4989 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2007-09-23 19:01 UTC by Neal A. Lucier
Modified: 2010-01-25 05:35 UTC (History)
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Description Neal A. Lucier 2007-09-23 19:01:39 UTC
According to Prakash Sangappa's weblog at Sun:

"Recently, I added the File Events Notification(FEN) - PSARC 2007/027, facility to Solaris which can be used to monitor files & directories for changes.  FEN is implemented as an event source under the Event Ports framework. This facility is
available starting in Nevada build 72."

The blog includes the API and an example.  It would be excellent if Samba used this facility on Solaris.
Comment 1 Neal A. Lucier 2007-09-23 21:50:10 UTC
*** Bug 4989 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Karolin Seeger 2010-01-25 05:35:28 UTC
Too late for enhancements in 3.5. Raising version.