The Samba-Bugzilla – Bug 7375
Feature request: should reload smb.conf on new connections
Last modified: 2018-07-05 22:35:48 UTC
we should not have to restart Samba when we add a new share
need to also cope with include lines in smb.conf, and do tracking
of the mtime of the complete chain of config files, as per samba3
*** Bug 6214 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
this was fixed even before 4.0 I think.