TO DO Back & Updated

Dana Canfield canfield at
Sat Apr 25 05:16:24 GMT 1998

The To-Do list is back up at
There have been a few updates, and I'd appreciate if anyone who is familiar
with NT Server could check the list to see if it is a fairly complete list of
what needs to be done in order for Samba to be an NT Server equivalent.



Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:

> this message cross-posted to:
> samba-ntdom
> samba-technical
> hooray.  finally.  got it: long buffers.  turns out that the SMBreadX
> offset is _completely_ ignored, which vastly simplifies client and server
> code.
> it is now possible to put horrendous quantities of shares in smb.conf (i
> have tried with 128 shares, each of which has a comment of about 80 chars
> in length: this requires 4 separate SMBreadX calls).
> it should also be possible to use USRMGR.EXE to view accounts.  HOWEVER: i
> have found that this is a bit iffy, but that is due to other reasons, not
> the data transfer.
> luke

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