smbwrapper/smbsh is now working for Linux 2.4

jra at jra at
Tue Dec 10 18:32:00 GMT 2002

On Tue, Dec 10, 2002 at 01:27:07PM -0500, Derrell.Lipman at wrote:
> I have smbwrapper and smbsh working on Debian/woody with the Linux 2.4 kernel
> and the default C library:  There is a problem that rears its
> ugly head with a few programs (segmentation violation, presumably due to some
> function which is not wrapped properly) but in general, and with most
> programs, it's working great.
> Based on search results that I've found, there's been almost no work on
> getting smbwrapper and smbsh working on Linux 2.4 with glibc during the past
> couple of years, so I don't know if there's anyone actually interested in
> this.  If anyone is interested, let me know and I'll post the patches and the
> list of known problems.

Yes, I'm interested - please post patches. Pressure of other things has made
this a low priority but I'm really happy to apply patches that work for people !


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