patch for rpcclient

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Mon Mar 8 22:01:32 GMT 1999

On Tue, 9 Mar 1999, Todd Sabin wrote:

> Luke wrote:
> > > > you sure that 3e4 (whatever) flag is "buffer size"?  tried it with small
> > > > value (e.g 50 bytes) what happens?
> > > > 
> > > 
> > > Not sure what you're referring to here.
> > 
> > you marked one of the unknown fields as a "max buffer size" and set it to
> > 0x200000.  you wanna try-see what happens if you set it to 0x30?
> > 
> Oh! That's the desired access parameter.  It's a bitfield of what
> access you're requesting be granted to the handle you're opening.

*oh*, yes.  it's an ACE_INFO field, then (see incomplete list in

> I don't know what any of the bits mean in samr, but there's a generic
> access, MAXIMUM_ALLOWED (0x02000000), which means just give me
> everything I'm permitted.  It's nice for this because we don't know
> what we really want and might be running as different users who don't
> have the same permissions.  Ideally, you just ask for the access
> necessary for the whatever calls you're going to follow with, but I
> don't know what they are.

i'd suggest leaving it as-seen over-the-wire, which so far has been 0x3e4.
anyone got any info on access rights bits?

> p.s. I should have defined it in a header somewhere, but I was trying
> to change as few files as possible.

include/rpc_secdes.h needs to be updated.

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