logon errors, write_socket_data: write failure. Error = Brokenpipe

Bruce bruce at toorak.com
Wed Oct 25 22:08:06 GMT 2000

Interestingly we have had a series of broken pipes when responding to
Windows2000Server transactions, specifically around username handling, which
when it fails (broken pipe) the guest username is replaced and the the task
continues. (%u) is lost. WindozeME works correctly at this stage...

>At 02:59 PM 10/25/00 -0500, Gerald Carter wrote:
>>Lee Howard wrote:
>>> [2000/10/25 13:45:19, 0] lib/util_sock.c:write_socket_data(540)
>>>   write_socket_data: write failure. Error = Broken pipe
>>You aren't using any WindowsME clients are you?
>>Just curious.
>Well, the systems that are having trouble logging on are Windows 98SE.
>But, on other networks I *do* have WindowsME clients working and logging on
>perfectly fine.  So, I don't think that it would be an issue anyway.

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