RPC major/minor codes ??

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at ns.aus.com
Thu Apr 11 21:15:02 GMT 2002

On Fri, 2002-04-12 at 13:21, D. Jemms wrote:
> HI,

> >The base protocol does not need RPC, but to do most things with domain
> >controllers requires it!
> I need to work with DC so is this.
> when the request is send from windows client (read share request) to the 
> samba server sitting on unix ,the data has been sent using RPC call and it 
> opens pipe (netlogon,srvsvc or whatever) .so how this data is handled in 
> samba and where are the procedures for RPC call are implemented ?

If you are simply reading or writing a file, you generally do not use
RPC. RPC is mainly used for other functions, like logging on, setting
security descriptors, etc.

Luke Leighton's book is, perhaps, a good starting place. Unfortunately,
its name will not come to mind at the moment.

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe at ns.aus.com, rsharpe at samba.org, 
sharpe at ethereal.com

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