Failures with source4 autobuild preventing source3 changes from getting through.

Matthieu Patou mat at
Fri May 20 00:33:51 MDT 2011

Hello Jeremy,

On 20/05/2011 07:53, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> Hi Metze, Matthieu, and Andrew,
> Twice now I've gotten the same error when trying to push
> a source3-only change (this is an source3-SMB2-only fix, so the
> likelyhood of it actually causing this problem is pretty
> close to zero).
> Looks like there's a nasty intermittent failure in the
> source4 DFS code which is preventing autobuilds from
> proceeding.
> [570/1077 in 32m3s] samba4.dfs.domain(dc)
> UNEXPECTED(failure): samba4.dfs.domain.sysvol referral
> REASON: _StringException: _StringException: ../source4/torture/dfs/domaindfs.c:376: strlen( resp2.referral_entries[0].referral.v3.referrals.r1.netw_address)>  0 was 0 (0x0), expected 1 (0x1): Length of first referral is less than 0
It's most likely that's it's related to my recent rework on this. The 
thing is that is passed the autobuild once and was working on my computer.

It was a typo causing the wrong object to be tested and so the test was 
I pushed a fix in autobuild right now.


Matthieu Patou
Samba Team
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