A stop 0x0000000A or stop 0x000000050 is received in Nwlnkipx.sys when
source routing information exceeds 18 bytes in length. Source routing
information exceeding 18 bytes in length causes stack corruption and,
therefore, the trap.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or
the individual software update. For information on obtaining the
latest service pack, please go to:
- Windows Service Pack Center
how to obtain the latest windows nt 4.0 service pack
For information on obtaining the individual software update, contact Microsoft
Product Support Services. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support
Services phone numbers and information on support costs, please go to the
following address on the World Wide Web:
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.
According to the 802.5 Specification, source routing information can be up
to 31 bytes in length. Originally this maximum length was 18 bytes to allow
for a maximum 7 hops. This was later extended to 31 bytes.