libsmbclient status

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at
Mon Nov 4 01:12:01 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.
> - 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 have tried the following with the patches that Tom Jansen sent along 
with a minor fix of mine:


And they all work.

> - 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 thought of writing a complete benchmark test program for the 
> lib could be usefull to easily detect could the 
> first thing i can do.]

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe at, rsharpe at, 
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