Directory listing in libsmbclient.so
Christopher R. Hertel
crh at nts.umn.edu
Thu Dec 28 18:10:18 GMT 2000
I think that the reason for all the feedback is that you've hit on
something critical. I know I'm intrigued. (Can you tell?) ;)
> Firstly, the libsmbclient.so library alreay has a way for authentication
> information to be provided. There is a callback that is supplied when the
> smbc_init call is made.
> However, it is possible that an in-line method of specifying authentication
> may be needed as well.
> Now, I have been thinking about all the feedback, and I wonder if forcing
> browsing of workgroups into the spec might be bending things too much out
> of shape?
I don't think so. I see ntdomain authentication as the critical point.
> The URI syntax could become:
I posted a message concerning my opposition to the use of the slash as a
delimiter between user and ntdomain. It makes parsing difficult as you
no longer know the meaning of the fields.
Christopher R. Hertel -)----- University of Minnesota
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