Error Noification

Error Notifications

Errors that occur will be reported to the client using known error types. There will also be a description with each notification that provides the user with a human readable explanation of the error.

Syntax

Error <ErrorType> <Description>

Where the type of error can be one of the following:

Error Type Cause
InvalidUser Invalid username given during logon attempt.
InvalidPass Invalid password given during logon attempt.
InstNotFound TheoUpdate notification from the client contains an unrecognized instrument.
InvalidDelta TheoUpdate message contains an invalid value for delta.
InvalidMessage Client has sent invalid message to server.

Examples

Error InvalidDelta An invalid delta value was received for instrument MSFT C25 12/1/2008
Error - InvalidMessage: Invalid message header in message: SetLean