Quick, outdated share-level question.

Christopher R. Hertel crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Fri Oct 18 20:57:01 GMT 2002

On Fri, Oct 18, 2002 at 02:25:17PM -0500, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> On Fri, 18 Oct 2002, Christopher R. Hertel wrote:
> > That's what I thought.  I'm not trying to make share-level security work
> > as originally intended, I'm just trying to figure out how we do it.
> If the client sent an SMBsessetup&X request, we save the username.
> Whe the credentials come in during the tcon&X, we try to match them with 
> the previously tranismitted username or any string listed in the usernames 
> parmeter.

What's interesting is that the early Core Protocol had a UID field (now 
sometimes called the VUID field), but the protocol did not have a 
SessionSetup message at all.  The UID field wasn't used, and there was no 
way to send a username.

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