SMPP Error Codes

The following error codes are those that may be returned by the Nexmo SMPP servers:

 DEC HEX    ERROR CODE                           DESCRIPTION

0 0x0 ESME_ROK Ok - Message Acceptable
1 0x1 ESME_RINVMSGLEN Invalid Message Length
2 0x2 ESME_RINVCMDLEN Invalid Command Length
3 0x3 ESME_RINVCMDID Invalid Command ID
4 0x4 ESME_RINVBNDSTS Invalid bind status
5 0x5 ESME_RALYBND Bind attempted when already bound
6 0x6 ESME_RINVPRTFLG Invalid priority flag
7 0x7 ESME_RINVREGDLVFLG Invalid registered-delivery flag
8 0x8 ESME_RSYSERR SMSC system error
10 0xa ESME_RINVSRCADR Invalid source address
11 0xb ESME_RINVDSTADR Invalid destination address
12 0xc ESME_RINVMSGID Invalid message-id
13 0xd ESME_RBINDFAIL Generic bind failure
14 0xe ESME_RINVPASWD Invalid password
15 0xf ESME_RINVSYSID Invalid System-ID
17 0x11 ESME_RCANCELFAIL Cancel failure
19 0x13 ESME_RREPLACEFAIL Replace failure
20 0x14 ESME_RMSGQFUL Too many messages in queue, at present
22 0x16 ESME_RINVSERTYP Invalid services type
51 0x33 ESME_RINVNUMDESTS Invalid number of destination addresses
52 0x34 ESME_RINVDLNAME Invalid name
64 0x40 ESME_RINVDESTFLAG Invalid Destination Flag Option
66 0x42 ESME_RINVSUBREP Invalid value for submit with replace option
67 0x43 ESME_RINVESMCLASS Invalid value for esm_class field
68 0x44 ESME_RCNTSUBDL Cannot submit to a distribution list
69 0x45 ESME_RSUBMITFAIL Generic submission failure
72 0x48 ESME_RINVSRCTON Invalid type of number for source
73 0x49 ESME_RINVSRCNPI Invalid numbering plan indicator for source
74 0x4a ESME_RINVDSTTON Invalid type of number for destination
75 0x4b ESME_RINVDSTNPI Invalid numbering plan indicator for destination
77 0x4d ESME_RINVSYSTYP Invalid esm type
78 0x4e ESME_RINVREPFLAG Invalid submit with replace flag option
85 0x55 ESME_RINVNUMMSGS Invalid number of messages specified for query_last_msgs
88 0x58 ESME_RTHROTTLED SMSC is throttling inbound messages
98 0x62 ESME_RINVEXPIRY Invalid Validity Date
103 0x67 ESME_RQUERYFAIL Query failure
194 0xc2 ESME_RINVPARLEN Invalid optional parameter length
195 0xc3 ESME_RMISSINGOPTPARAM Missing optional parameter
196 0xc4 ESME_RINVOPTPARAMVAL Invalid optional parameter value
254 0xfe ESME_RDELIVERYFAILURE Generic delivery failure
255 0xff ESME_RUNKNOWNERR Unknown Error
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