Intercepting CIFFS calls.

srinath venky srinath1076 at
Fri Jan 11 04:13:08 GMT 2002

  Thanks for the input. It seems modifying the VFS
layer is a big task. 
  where can I find more information on this?

thanks and regards,
Srinath V

--- Ulf Bertilsson <ulf.bertilsson at>
> > Hi,
> >   I would like to know if there is a hook or
> window to
> > intercept CIFFS calls?
> > 
> > By intercepting I mean,
> > Suppose the SAMBA client sends a SMB_COM_OPEN_ANDX
> > message to the server, the server before returning
> > with file id has to do some application specific
> task
> > like say generate metadata for the file. This can
> also
> > be looked at as customizing the code, is this
> > possible?-I think it must be- if so how much work
> is
> > involved?
> Maybe the VFS layer could be used ?

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