OTHER: I want to write a front end (PR#9501) (fwd)

Christopher R. Hertel crh at NTS.Umn.EDU
Thu Sep 3 04:47:26 GMT 1998


A visual representation of the browse list would be a nice thing to have, 
but I'm not sure what you would do with such a list unless you had an SMB 
file system implementation, eg. SMBFS.  Perhaps your product should be an 
add-on to SMBFS instead of Samba.

Chris -)-----

> > A friend and I are interested in writing an X based front end for Samba
> > browsing, much like the Win95 Network Neighborhood.  Before we start,
> > however, I thought I would write and find out if you Samba people know of
> > anybody else that might be doing the same thing.  We are still in the
> > thought-ware stage, but are planning to start coding in the next day or
> > two (once we decide what widget set to use, how to set up the user
> > interface, etc.  Any suggestions by the people who wrote Samba are
> > welcome).  So, if anybody else is writing the same sort of program, we
> > would love to see what they are up to.
> > 
> > Thank you very much.
> > 
> > Cory Lueninghoener
> > ------------------
> > cluenin1 at bigred.unl.edu        http://harold.unl.edu/~cluening
> > cluening at cse.unl.edu           http://pest.ml.org
> > cluening at hotmail.com

Christopher R. Hertel -)-----                   University of Minnesota
crh at nts.umn.edu              Networking and Telecommunications Services

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