dccm got a fatal error

Vernon Schryver vjs@calcite.rhyolite.com
Thu Jan 15 14:44:20 UTC 2004

> From: Gary Mills 

> While I was engaged in moving one of my greylist servers from one
> host to another, dccm logged this message and disappeared:
> 	Jan 14 18:53:02 electra dccm[5100]: [ID 349477 mail.error] clnt_xmit: zero client-ID; fatal error
> What might have caused that? 

It means that when the DCC client code was about to transmit a request,
it discovered that the client-ID it was about to put into the packet was 0.

>                               Could it have been caused by my edits
> to the grey_flod file or my add and delete of greylist entries?
> Everything seems fine after a restart.

It should have been impossible.  If you see a way to reproduce it, please
let me know.  I doubt it had anything to do with editing grey_flod files.

Vernon Schryver    vjs@rhyolite.com

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