[jcifs] no name with type 0x00 with no scope for host.... rev isted

Allen, Michael B (RSCH) Michael_B_Allen at ml.com
Sat Apr 5 09:45:05 EST 2003

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Michael Hagedorn [SMTP:Michael.Hagedorn at NetIQ.com]
> Sent:	Friday, April 04, 2003 2:54 PM
> To:	'jcifs at lists.samba.org'
> Subject:	[jcifs] no name with type 0x00 with no scope for host.... revisted
> Can anyone comment on what causes this strange result?  I have experienced a
> similar problem to what others on this list have seen, wherein the following
> exception appears after a NbtAddress.getAllByAddress() call is made:
> java.net.UnknownHostException: no name with type 0x00 with no scope for host
>> at
> jcifs.netbios.NbtAddress.getAllByAddress(NbtAddress.java:508) 
> at jcifs.netbios.NbtAddress.getAllByAddress(NbtAddress.java:464) 
>  ... etc
	This is a normal error that occurs when jCIFS cannot find a name of the specified
	type. Where did the '>' character at the end of the IP address come from?

> The odd thing is, the first call works just fine, subsequent calls give the
> response above.  No one seems to have answered what causes this in this
> archive.. has anyone figured it out yet?
	See the FAQ.

> and just to clarify, no there isnt a XP machine involved here, its a W2k
> box, on the same subnet.  It also works fine in all my testing environments,
> but fails on a customers site.

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