[Samba] alloc_sub_basic: NULL source string!

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Fri Mar 5 22:14:38 GMT 2004

On Fri, Mar 05, 2004 at 03:52:09PM -0600, Jeff Umbach wrote:
> Starting three days ago I have found over 4,000 of these error messages in
> my messages log.
> Mar  5 15:49:48 fs3 smbd[13785]:   alloc_sub_basic: NULL source string!
> This should not happen
> Nothing has been changed on the samba config in over a week and that change
> was about the spin lock time setting.  The server is RedHat ES 3 running
> Samba 3.0.2.  The client machines are a mix of Win98 and WinXP Pro on a
> domain with Samba as the PDC.

Any chance you could add a smb_panic call in this case so we
can track down the cause ?


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