Christopher R. Hertel
crh at nts.umn.edu
Thu Dec 28 23:38:44 GMT 2000
> "Christopher R. Hertel" wrote:
> > ...
> > Then I think we have reached consensus. Somewhat informally:
> > smb://[<server>/[service/[path/][file/]]]
> > <server> :== [[ntdomain;]user[:password]@]<srvname>[:port]
> > <srvname> :== <NBTname> | <DNSname> | <IP>
> > <NBTname> :== NetBIOS-name [.scope]
> > <DNSname> :== hostname [.domain]
> > <IP> :== nnn.nnn.nnn.nnn
> > ...
> This looks good. The only addition I would make (if it makes any
> difference) is to generalize the "ntdomain" field to be an NT
> domain or workgroup, not just the NT domain.
Not necessary, since the purpose of the ntdomain field is to identify the
authentication server. If it's a workgroup, then the server itself (that
is, <srvname>) will do the authentication.
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