smbwrapper vs smbmount

Paul J Collins pjdc at
Fri May 5 18:06:46 GMT 2000

>>>>> "iddwb" == iddwb  <David.Bear at> writes:

    iddwb> Just going through the O'Reilly "Using Samba".  On p 34 it
    iddwb> mentiones a problem with smbwrapper and libc v2.1 on Red
    iddwb> Hat.  I'm using Caldera and my libc is 2.2.1-1 -- anyone
    iddwb> know if there is still a problem with that and the latest
    iddwb> 2.0.7 release?

I seem to recall reading a post saying that GNU libc 2.1 has changes
made that meant that smbwrapper was no longer able to override the
filesystem calls necessary to provide transparent access to smb
shares.  I don't believe that this problem would be specific to Red


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