Account lock out issue with cifsfs ?

Jeremy Allison jra at
Thu Oct 20 20:18:21 GMT 2005

On Thu, Oct 20, 2005 at 03:17:14PM -0500, Steven French wrote:
> > do you treat "bad user/password" specially
> No - I am pretty sure that the retry would occur with cifsfs too not just
> smbfs.
> I could make it configurable and/or change the default (not retry on those
> SMB return codes unless set differently).

Changing the default seems to be the right idea to me.

> Do you know exactly which NT Status codes (and older smb errors) we are
> talking about?

Not offhand. I'm in the laptop gallery at the NAS conference
at the moment so won't be able to test this out until tomorrow.


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