smbc_open fails after network hiccup

Tom Jansen sketch at
Wed Oct 15 19:00:08 GMT 2003

On Wednesday 15 October 2003 19:06, mlitke at wrote:
> I am using samba 2.2.7-3.7.2 with RedHat 7.2.  I wrote a client that polls
> a file on a windows machine and if the file changes it gets processed.  I
> noticed that if the network connection between the box the client is
> running on and the box it is trying to read the file from goes down the
> smbc_open fails (but returns errno = 0) which I obviously expect to happen,
> but once the network connection  is restored it continues to fail. 


Please try a newer version of libsmbclient. I think I've fixed this about a 
year ago ;)


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