9 shares makes NT give RPC error

Jon Drukman jsd at gamespot.com
Mon Apr 3 22:13:18 GMT 2000

At 03:49 PM 4/3/2000 -0700, Jeremy Allison wrote:
>Jon Drukman wrote:
> >
> > OK, this is bizarre.  I have 8 shares on a samba machine.  When I add a
> > 9th, all the NT Workstation 4.0 clients can no longer get the share list
> > from the machine - it just pops up a dialog saying "A Remote Procedure
> > (RPC) error occured."  If I take the 9th share out, it works
> > again.  Windows 98 doesn't have any problems with 9 shares.
> >
> > What's up with that?
>My guess is you are using a version of Samba 2.0.x earlier
>than 2.0.6. This is a known issue, fixed by that release (at
>the latest, maybe earlier, I'd have to check the release logs).
>Upgrading should fix it. If you're already using 2.0.6 or a
>2.0.7preX release and you have this problem then I'd like
>to know about it asap.

thanks for the speedy reply.  i thought i was on 2.0.6, but i double 
checked based on your message, and of course, i had done everything except 
"make install".  d'oh!!

sorry to waste everyone's time...


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