CVS update: samba/source

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Sat Jun 12 05:19:58 EST 1999

On Sat, 12 Jun 1999, Andrew Tridgell wrote:

> Date:	Saturday June 12, 1999 @ 1:25
> Author:	tridge
> Update of /data/cvs/samba/source
> In directory samba:/tmp/cvs-serv28544
> Modified Files:
>       Tag: SAMBA_2_0
> Log Message:
> I was playing with smbmount and found that it didn't compile in the
> current 2.0 tree. Rather than patching it again I rewrote it to use
> the clientgen.c code.


> This means we can finally delete the crufty old
> clientutil.c code. Please honour a minutes silence for this code, it
> served us well and I hope it rests in peace ... outside our code tree.

this should go down in the linux mag article as a momentous occasion.

> which is what it should be in order to match the normal mount
> command. I'm sorry if this breaks scripts etc, but keeping the old
> syntax would have been way too ugly. We can do a wrapper script if
> necessary.

uh-oh, mikey's not going to be happy.  there were enough changes made
between linux 2.0 and 2.1 kernel to cause havoc as it was...

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