[OpenAFS] Weird filenames with Visual Studio 2003 and OpenAFS 1.5.5[12]

John Perkins john@cs.wisc.edu
Fri, 12 Sep 2008 09:22:39 -0500

> If you can reproduce the problem while capturing OpenAFS Trace output
> it would help to track down the problem.  In particular I need to
> identify which routines were used to create the temporary file.
> It looks like a counted string is being used as a nul terminated string
> at some point.

(Jeffrey: please excuse the double delivery here...I've been seeing some
issues with openafs-info mail messages not being delivered this week.)

We've run across the same error at our site using OpenAFS 1.5.52 on 
Windows XP SP2.  

You can find a trace log done during a build run at 
I had the TraceBufferSize set to 20000; let me know if you need a log 
snapped with a higher TraceBufferSize or any other logs.

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