Invalid packet length

Juergen Hasch Hasch at
Thu May 24 11:53:47 GMT 2001

Juergen Hasch schrieb:
> I just installed the current 2.2 CVS version of Samba on a Linux box.
> Copying data from a Win2K-client to Samba is considerably slower
> compared
> to the CVS version from May 20.
> A 1G file takes about 9 minutes to copy, where it took less than 6
> minutes
> before. Copying from the Samba server to the client works OK.
> What I get in smbd.log is:
> [2001/05/24 11:19:22, 0] lib/util_sock.c:receive_smb(659)
>   Invalid packet length! (65600 bytes).

If I remove Jeremys CAP_LARGE_READX | CAP_LARGE_WRITEX fix my
problems are gone. The speed is the same like before.

What is really strange, is that with another Win2K-client (Laptop)
I don't see this behaviour at all. Always the same speed, no
messages in smbd.log.


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