Error code 0

Tim Potter tpot at
Sun Nov 10 16:53:00 GMT 2002

On Sun, Nov 10, 2002 at 03:52:03PM +0200, Nir Soffer wrote:

> >
> > r_codes.asp?frame=false
> Err. AFAIK, "error code 0" means "Success", in nearly every errno system
> I've seen, btw.
> I've seen an error code 0 once in Samba, and I was told it has to do
> with the peer "going away". Since the packet doesn't exist or is all
> zeroed out in these cases, extraction of the error code field in the
> packet results in a "0". This is what gets reported to the end user.
> Am I right?

Pretty much.  The error 0 appears when a SMB packet is sent but there
is no response within 30 seconds.


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