Tree_connect returns duplicate_name error

Matt Seitz seitz at
Tue Mar 2 22:46:02 GMT 2004

Matt Seitz wrote:
> I am using cli_send_tconX to connect to a Windows 2003 share.  This has 
> been working fine for some time.  Today, my Windows server returned a 
> NT_STATUS_DUPLICATE_NAME result.  An Ethereal capture (attached) shows 
> the Tree Connect is being sent, and the server replying with the 
> How can a Tree_Connect command result in an NT_STATUS_DUPLICATE_NAME error?

To answer my own question:  when the server name in the Path field is wrong. 
Sorry to have wasted anyone's time.

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