Network Storage Protocols Discussions

can't stop cifs service


the cifs service on a fas2020 seems to be stuck in a starting phase.

>cifs terminate

Cannot execute command: CIFS is in the process of starting.

it's been saying this for quite some time.  i'll give it another day and see what happens....

any idea's?



How about rebooting the filer?


Hey Michael,

I am assuming that you cannot shut down the filer for some reason.

Here is a doc on how to stop cifs access for a volume so that you do no not impact other volume access for cifs, so this may help.

Hope this helps.

Anthony Feigl

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