2.2.5 crashes in cli_errstr

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Fri Aug 23 11:28:32 GMT 2002

On Fri, Aug 23, 2002 at 01:19:18PM +0200, Martin Bahlinger wrote:
> Well, if the first of the two offered password servers gets offline, I 
> see this crash in the logfiles for some active clients. The parent smbd 
> process keeps running.  No client can authenticate itself, because the 
> fallback to the next DC obviously cannot work when the smbd processes 
> die. Even if the first DC gets available again, no authentication is 
> possible. I have to kill ALL smbd processes and launch samba again.
> I discovered that when the network reports "No route to host" (tested 
> with "route add DC_IP reject") everything works fine. But when I get the 
> error "Operation already in progress" (tested with "route add DC_IP lo") 
> smbd crashes.

I just tried to reproduce this. I had to set an iptables rule to drop outgoing
139 traffic, as the get_dc had to get through. I did not get a crash. Can you
give more details? Maybe a debug level 10 log?

BTW, I tried with latest 2_2 CVS, which is about to become 2.2.6 soon.

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