help needed with smbclient with broken pipe

Peter Schuller scode at
Mon Dec 27 12:57:40 GMT 1999

> I am getting the following error from smbclient and am not sure as where the
> problem is.
> smb: \gcc\> dir
> write_socket_data: write failure. Error = broken pipe
> write_socket: Error writing 91 bytes to socket 3: ERRNO = broken pipe
> failed session setup
> Error writing 91 bytes to client. -1. Exiting

I've encounreed similar problems in the 2.x versions of Samba, including the
inability for users to log in. On one box, doing "max xmit 8192" in the
global section of smb.conf seemed to fix the problem - but on another box it
had no effect. You could always try :)

/ Peter Schuller

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