Error: Looping in FIND_NEXT !

victor3.lopes at victor3.lopes at
Fri Mar 9 08:45:05 GMT 2001

I just install the lastest release of samba 2.0.7 and i try the
I have the same problem with more details

smb: \> dir
Error: Looping in FIND_NEXT??
ERRSRV - ERRerror (Non-specific error code.) listing \*

                64439 blocks of size 32768. 61151 blocks available
Any suggestions, it's really a bug of smbclient ?
I test the connection with a win 98 and i don't have any problem with
it.  I think is suprising this do normally with win98 and cause problem
for smbclient.


> On Thu, 8 Mar 2001, victor3.lopes at wrote:
> > I have a little problem with samba.
> > I use samba 2.0.3 on a linux 2.0.38 system. I want do a netbios
> First thing to do would be to try a more recent smbclient, like one from
> 2.0.7.
> > connexion between my linux system with the smbclient command 
> > and a share on a windows 3.11 system.
> Hmm. I know someone has reported that he could not get any smbclient 2.0.x
> to connect to some old server. Only 1.9.<latest> would work. Perhaps you
> should try that?
> > What the problem, which parameter to set in configuration of smb.conf
> > to do resolve the problem.
> It's almost certainly a bug (server or client) and not a configuration
> problem.
> > The mget command do the same thing, but when i use the command
> > get [file.txt] the command do normaly. Why ?
> 'mget *' needs to read the list of files to know what to download. Since
> listing the dir doesn't work it fails. get xyz knows what to download and
> is thus not affected by that bug.
> /Urban

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