[RFC] Is that error mapping correct?

Chris Faylor cgf@cygnus.com
Tue May 2 16:22:00 GMT 2000

On Tue, May 02, 2000 at 07:17:21PM -0400, DJ Delorie wrote:
>> >	$ cat //foo/bar/baz
>> >	cat: //foo/bar/baz: No such device or address
>> >
>> >seems somewhat strange. Have I missed something, perhaps?
>> I don't know.  Is there some UNIX equivalent that we could use for
>> testing?  It is nice to differentiate between a non-existent file and a
>> non-existent host but I agree that the current error doesn't make much
>> sense.
>I unplugged my SGI's ethernet cable and tried to access a file on it
>from Linux (via nfs) and got EIO - "Input/output error".  I'm not sure
>if this is the same situation, though.

I tried to do a "rcp foweroqwer:/tmp/foo ." and got a "Host not found"
but that doesn't seem to be an errno.


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