[Fwd: samba shared client lib needs LGPL]

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Fri Oct 15 13:19:42 GMT 1999


I'm copying this message to the samba-technical 
list as I'm sure it will be interesting to some 


wayne roberts wrote:
> I have repackaged the client support functionality in samba to support
> applications requiring access to smb servers.  It is a shared library
> built using automake & libtool.  It builds samba's smbclient utility
> linked against the shared library for test.
> The perpose is to use in gnome virtual filesystem.  It is currently used
> statically linked into midnight commander when configure'd --with-samba.
> The code is unmodified, only repackaged.  This message is posted because
> it needs LGPL to legally use it.  location:
> wget http://members.home.com/wroberts1/libsamba.tgz
> There is outated smblib, but my package uses 2.0.5a code, and automake
> and libtool for portable library building.

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at eng.auburn.edu             http://www.eng.auburn.edu/users/cartegw

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