SMB on VxWorks.: Urgent
Christopher R. Hertel
crh at nts.umn.edu
Thu Aug 3 15:58:01 GMT 2000
Your question regarding Samba on VxWorks really belongs on the
Samba at Samba.org mailing list. The Samba Technical mailing list is
supposed to be used for SMB/CIFS developer discussions.
NetBIOS runs over IP using an emulated LAN protocol known as NBT. Samba
implements this so, if you find Samba for VxWorks you will have NetBIOS
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> I am desparately looking for a SMB on VXworks utility for file sharing
> on our Real Time VxWorks based systems. Can anyone tell me if such an
> utility exists and where to find it?
> One more problem is that Samba is based on SMB over NETBIOS on TCP/IP.
> But the standard TCP/IP suite of VxWorks does not include NETBIOS. Can SMB
> be hosted directly over TCP/IP? Also will it work with the other client
> systems without changing anything on the other end?
> Also can any existing Samba implmentation be ported on to VxWorks if it
> has not been done already?
> Thanks and Regards
> Amit Singhania
> Grass Valley Group
Christopher R. Hertel -)----- University of Minnesota
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