[jcifs] CIFS over TCP/IP

Christopher R. Hertel crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Thu Nov 18 05:19:33 GMT 2004

The only real difference (at the session level) is that naked transport 
doesn't have the NBT Session Request exchange.  Other than that, it's 

If you send the Session Request, you'll either get a timeout or an error 
message back (I've tested it, and the info's in the book).

Chris -)-----

On Wed, Nov 17, 2004 at 09:41:03PM -0500, Michael B Allen wrote:
> sandip chattopadhya said:
> >
> > Does JCIFS support "CIFS over TCP/IP" without NetBios?
> Unfortunately no. We do not currently support RAW transport. It was on the
> last list of things to do but never made it. It's not hard (just means
> removing NetBIOS) but it is non-trivial to make *both* work at the same
> time (eg try RAW on port 445 and fail over to 139) which is really what we
> should do.
> You could probably hack it to use RAW transport only without too much fuss
> (eg change default port to 445, take a capture of Win2000 talking over
> 445, and then coerce jCIFS to do the same thing).
> Mike

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