[Samba] OS/2 client crash on "Find Close2" - Solved
atsamba11 at eideltown.de
Mon Aug 14 12:19:29 GMT 2006
On 09.08.2006, at 13:46, Andreas Taegener wrote:
> On 08.08.2006, at 11:19, Andreas Paulick wrote:
>> Andreas Taegener schrieb:
>>> I have just migrated an old OS/2 file server to a Linux box with
>>> Samba 3.0.23a. Now the OS/2 clients crash from time to time. I found
>>> a way to reproduce/force the crash using PMMail and did some
>>> The popuplog.os2 on the clients (Warp4 and eComStation) always names
>>> a sys3175 in pmshell.exe / doscall1.dll.
>>> Using Ethereal and comparing the network traffic between a) a client
>>> and the Samba server and b) the same client and an OS/2 server (in
>>> this setup the client doesn't crash) I found at least one difference
>>> in the SMB protocol. It is the "Find Close2 Response" SMB message.
>> The sys 3175 in pmshell at accesses sounds to me like broken
>> EA-Support. Especially Pmmail and WPSWizard struggles at the loss of
>> EAs. The only solution I have found so far is a downgrade to Samba
>> 3.0.18? (I dont know the exact the last working version) where the
>> EAs still works.
> I looked at the EA stuff and you might be right. There is a difference
> in the logs regarding the EAs of PMMAIL.INI (OS/2 ini format). I have
> sent Guenther some log files. Maybe he finds something.
The problem is solved. The real reason for the crash was a problem with
the handling of EAs. Find_Close2 was just some coincedence, sorry.
Jeremy and kukks have analyzed it and created a patch which solved the
Many thanks Jeremy and kukks.
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