Re: impressions from a hurd newbie
Kalle Olavi Niemitalo <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> It comes from strerror(EGRATUITOUS), so the string is in glibc.
> EGRATUITOUS can be returned by several Hurd servers, apparently
> when they hit internal limitations or bugs.
More precisely EGRATUITOUS officially means that some server has
responded in an impossible or protocol-violating fashion. There are
some cases in the Hurd where EGRATUITOUS is returned and probably
something else should be chosen instead.