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Stop 0x0000000A in Nwlnkipx Source Routing Info > 18 Bytes

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A stop 0x0000000A or stop 0x000000050 is received in Nwlnkipx.sys whensource routing information exceeds 18 bytes in length. Source routinginformation exceeding 18 bytes in length causes stack corruption and,therefore, the trap.
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Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in Windows NT version 4.0. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT version 4.0 Service Pack 5.
More information
According to the 802.5 Specification, source routing information can be upto 31 bytes in length. Originally this maximum length was 18 bytes to allowfor a maximum 7 hops. This was later extended to 31 bytes.

Article ID: 196713 - Last Review: 11/02/2013 22:30:00 - Revision: 3.0

Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition, Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition

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