[jcifs] Local Named Pipes

Michael B Allen mba2000 at ioplex.com
Fri Oct 1 18:54:54 GMT 2004

On Fri, 1 Oct 2004 10:43:21 -0500
<pete at ae5pl.net> wrote:
> Can jcifs support a host name of a period (.) for named pipes?

No. JCIFS always has to go through the network so the '.' abbreviation
has no meaning unless you can map it to '' (e.g. using lmhosts
file) but it will not be any faster and it may not work at all if the
machine doesn't have the network interface turned on for power management


Greedo shoots first? Not in my Star Wars.

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