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Re: Strange error, only w/ gssapi

What's your sasl version? I came across a similar error when
I upgraded sasl from 2.1.15 to 2.1.17, see here:


On Wed, Jan 28, 2004 at 09:49:43PM -0800, Seth Hettich wrote:
> So, I found the problem, I think.
> On the ldapsearch I see:
> sb_sasl_pkt_length: received illegal packet length of 65692 bytes
> sb_sasl_read: failed to decode packet: generic failure
> In the code:
> ldap-int.h:#define SASL_MAX_BUFF_SIZE   65536
> So, I assume there is a good reason for all the IO to go through the 
> SASL library, and SASL needs to only get data 65536 bytes at a time..
> So, should the client only read 65536 bytes at a time? I assume
> it's just a byte stream, so the server can't break it up or anything.
> If someone sees the problem and can send me a patch to test that
> would be great, or I'll probably take a stab at it this weekend.