smbsh progressy

David Krovich dkrovich at
Mon Oct 5 02:49:38 GMT 1998

    I got a CVS update and successfully compiled smbsh for Solaris 2.5.1
with gcc.  I quickly fired it
up and was able to do a ls on /smb/SERVER.  I got into my home directory,
and was able to look around.
That's all I've done so far... I'll play with it some more and let you know
what I break. :)

-----Original Message-----
From: Andrew Tridgell <tridge at>
To: Multiple recipients of list <samba-technical at>
Date: Sunday, October 04, 1998 7:21 PM
Subject: Re: smbsh progressy

>> I'm interested in a Solaris port.  I'll help test it as well.
>its working under Solaris 2.5.1 compiled with gcc. Hopefully I'll get
>it working with cc later today.
>Edan is working on the Solaris 2.6 port, though I might take a look at
>that later today as well. Looks like it just needs a few xxx64()
>functions to be wrapped.
>What it does need though is lots of testing! If you can get it to run
>then please try lots of programs and tell me what doesn't work.
>Things that I know don't work:
>- redirection
>- symlinks
>- mmap
>- executing programs stored on the smb server
>- file locking
>most other stuff seems to work.

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