more on broken smbclient tar behaviour

Ronan Waide waider at
Fri Apr 4 14:22:01 GMT 2003

On April 4, waider at said:
> * When it's trying to snag the filename from the arglist, it's using
>   argv[Optind]. Optind is 1 when this code runs, meaning the sharename
>   is taken to be the tarfile name. This is the bug I originally
>   mentioned.

further to this: the usage message outright lies to you. It suggests
putting the sharename at the end of the parameter list, at which point
smbclient tries to treat the tarfile filename as the sharename.

waider at / Yes, it /is/ very personal of me.

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