How jCIFS Works #2 [was RE: [jcifs] jCIFS and Share name leng th?]

Allen, Michael B (RSCH) Michael_B_Allen at
Fri Nov 16 13:40:40 EST 2001

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	rjw [SMTP:rob at]
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> To:	Allen, Michael B (RSCH)
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> Subject:	Re: How jCIFS Works #2 [was RE: [jcifs] jCIFS and Share name length?]
> Allen, Michael B (RSCH) wrote:
> >>With the URL encoding/decoding fix I made, spaces work just great.
> > 	Well, the real issue is the '@' sign.
> Right, the spaces was a side effect of a bad fix for @'s. I've got both 
> working now.

> > 	Don't think headers. Protocols that use headers like http are telnet based protocols. CIFS
> > 	is a binary protocol. For example if you look at the document that describes the Remote
> > 	Access Protocol (RAP):
> When I said header I should have been more clear and said a flag in the 
> header. I was thinking that setting a bit in the flag or flag2 portion 
> of the header might do it.
	Those are documented here:

>  But, doesn't look that way... I was also 
> thinking that using an identifier other than "NT LM 0.12" might be the 
> trick, but looks that's a dead end as well.

	But you're right; it's not pertainent.

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