libsmbclient status

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at
Sat Nov 2 21:44:01 GMT 2002

On Sat, 2 Nov 2002, Fabien Chevalier wrote:

> Hi all.
> I'm curently playing with KDE smb slave, to try to improve it. It 
> is based on libsmbclient, so... i am playing with libsmbclient 
> too.
> I found some strange things with libsmbclient.
> -The first version i tried, 2.2.6, had a problem listing 
> workgroups on the network. All the rest worked fine.
> - I then tried 3.0 alpha 20. It had the same problem. And 
> moreover, it could not list the shares on a host anymore.
> - I then tried 2.2.2...and it seems to work fine.
> What's the current status of libsmbclient development ?
> Is there anything i can do to help solving these problems?

I am holding some patches for head that I need to apply.

Do you have a simple test program? I am interested in tracking down the 
regressions between 2.2.2 and 2.2.6, but any fixes will be applied to head 

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe at, rsharpe at, 
sharpe at,

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