undefined reference to 'get_nt_error_msg'

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at
Wed Aug 21 20:16:00 GMT 2002

On Wed, 21 Aug 2002, sharath reddy wrote:

> Hi,
> Since this is my first post to this list, I would like
> to thank the Samba team + all volunteers for
> developing an awesome product. I work as a Java
> programmer in an environment where most people use
> Windows, and Samba is the main reason I can continue
> to use Linux. 
> I synced to the HEAD development branch last night,
> and built When I attempted to compile
> a program using the library, though, the linker gave
> the following errors:
> undefined reference to 'get_nt_error_msg'
> undefined reference to 'cli_send_keepalive'
> Searching the archives, I found this patch from Tom
> Jansen that fixed the 'cli_send_keepalive' error:
> Apparently it has not been applied to HEAD yet. I
> still have the 'get_nt_error_msg' problem, though.
> Doing a grep of the source for 'get_nt_error_msg', I
> found that it shows up only once, in libsmbclient.c

I am yet to apply the patch from Tom.

I might look at the other problem in a little while. Right now I am trying 
to apply some patches to Ethereal for support of the Mac extensions to the 
SMB prototoc.
Richard Sharpe, rsharpe at, rsharpe at, 
sharpe at

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