Large Write_Andx messages

Jeremy Allison jra at
Mon Oct 29 17:29:43 GMT 2007

On Sun, Oct 28, 2007 at 01:25:34PM +0100, Mikael Klamra wrote:
> I have tried to sniff similar messages between Windows XP and Windows
> Server 2003 R2, but Windows does not seem to put several blocks in
> WRITE_ANDX messages. Does Samba use WRITE_ANDX messages with several
> blocks? If yes, how are the messages structured?

I've not seen Windows clients do this. To test if Windows
servers support it, add code to Samba4 smbtorture and
try and get it to work against Windows. It should work
against Samba, but it's probably not well tested as no
Windows clients do this for writes.


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