Bug 6137 - change notify doesn't work on HP-UX
Summary: change notify doesn't work on HP-UX
Alias: None
Product: Samba 3.0
Classification: Unclassified
Component: File Services (show other bugs)
Version: 3.0.30
Hardware: IA64 HP-UX
: P3 critical
Target Milestone: none
Assignee: Samba Bugzilla Account
QA Contact: Samba QA Contact
Depends on:
Reported: 2009-02-24 00:35 UTC by anoop
Modified: 2016-04-29 01:08 UTC (History)
0 users

See Also:


Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.
Description anoop 2009-02-24 00:35:33 UTC
I have compiled samba 3.0.30 on HP-UX 11iv2 but "change notify" seems to be broken, which was working with 3.0.23. I could see change notify was re-written in 3.0.25, which changed samba to use inotify to get any file system changes.

But inotify is only implemented in linux (correct me if I'm wrong). So how can I make this work for HP-UX which does not have NOTIFY functionality in the file system.
Comment 1 Björn Jacke 2016-04-29 01:08:20 UTC
smb connection notify is independwnt on inotify. this is not really a bug report here also.