[jcifs] Printers showing up as TYPE_SHARE
Michael B Allen
mba2000 at ioplex.com
Wed Jun 8 03:21:56 GMT 2005
Michael Kerley said:
> I found that when I use the SmbFile.listFiles() method at the server
> all of the returned files have the TYPE_SHARE type, even if they're
> printers or named pipes.
> I combined the jCIFS standard List and GetType examples to make a
> ListWithTypes program. Using that program, if I do this:
> java ListWithTypes smb://MyComputer/
> The result looks like this:
> share1 TYPE_SHARE
> share2 TYPE_SHARE
> share3 TYPE_SHARE
> printer1 TYPE_SHARE
> IPC$ TYPE_SHARE
This is a bug. I'm not certain if your fix is right. But if it works for
all types (including TYPE_WORKGROUP and TYPE_SERVER) then it probably is.
I need to look at it further.
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