GetVolumeInformation() failed (Was Re: perl threads problems using 20040720 snapshot)

Igor Pechtchanski
Wed Jul 21 18:06:00 GMT 2004

On Wed, 21 Jul 2004, Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes wrote:

> [snip]
> (Note: in getting the cygcheck output below, I got this message to stderr:
> cygcheck: dump_sysinfo: GetVolumeInformation() failed: 1231)


$ net helpmsg 1231
The network location cannot be reached. For information about network troubleshooting, see Windows Help.

In other words, one of your network drives is mapped to a machine that
can't be reached.  The message is harmless.
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