Does anyone know, or is there documentation describing Windows timeout values for Read and Write via SMB?

Jeff Layton jlayton at
Mon Dec 3 19:49:16 MST 2012

On Sat, 1 Dec 2012 13:56:57 -0800
Richard Sharpe <realrichardsharpe at> wrote:

> Hi folks,
> Is there any documentation or any experience on how many SMBecho's
> Windows is prepared to receive before it declares a READ or WRITE has
> failed?

It just so happens that I had an open PFIF question on this sort of
thing a couple of years ago that might be informative. You might want
to review the thread that starts here and see if it clarifies anything
for you:

Jeff Layton <jlayton at>

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