Patch: Fix the smbtorture smb2.compound request to not fail on Win2K08, Win7 and Samba3 responses

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at
Fri Feb 15 17:15:05 MST 2013

On Fri, Feb 15, 2013 at 4:07 PM, Richard Sharpe
<realrichardsharpe at> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 15, 2013 at 3:24 PM, Jeremy Allison <jra at> wrote:
>> On Sun, Feb 03, 2013 at 09:43:09AM -0800, Richard Sharpe wrote:
>>> On Thu, Jan 31, 2013 at 11:39 PM, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher
>>> <metze at> wrote:
>>> > Hi Richard,
>>> >
>>> >> Attached is a patch for this. If someone thinks it is OK, please
>>> >> review and push to autobuild.
>>> >
>>> > Does this pass against windows 2012?
>>> Interesting. Based on the behavior of the Windows 8 Beta, they have
>>> changed things between Server 2008 and Windows 8.
>> Can you tell me exactly what changed here ?
> I Have an outstanding query with DocHelp about the fact that actual
> W2K12 behavior does not conform to the spec (including the product
> notes.)
> Attached are two captures that show the changes:
> Frames 15 and 16 on w2k08-smb2-compound-invalid4.pcap show what W2K08
> does, while frames 15 and 16 on
> w2k12-smb2-compound-invalid4-smaller.pcap show how W2K12 behaves, if I
> have the right problem.
> If not I will have to check it out over the weekend and get you captures.

OK, I got that wrong. W2K12 has indeed changed its behavior, and now
returns STATUS_FILE_CLOSED when W2K08 returned
STATUS_INVALID_PARAMETER, but I can see no violation of the spec or
the product notes in either behavior.

I can send you captures of both if you want.

Richard Sharpe

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