Samba access to Windows DFS

Jonny Larson Jonny.Larson at
Mon Apr 26 16:42:29 GMT 2004

Is there another tool or utility in the Samba package that does support 

Are there APIs in Samba I could use to implement support for msdfs?

ext Mark Proehl wrote:

>smbclient does not support msdfs.
>you could try mounting from a linux machine with the cifs filesystem
>On Saturday 24 April 2004 01:17, Jonny Larson wrote:
>>In trying to access Windows DFS shares/links via Samba, I'm not having
>>much luck.  Using the smbclient I can see my DFS links and can "chdir"
>>into them.  However once in the directory I get no files or
>>directories.  With "-d 10" I see no errors, but no data (files/dirs)
>>either.  This using the samba-latest.tar.gz code.
>>Has anyone experienced this behavior?  Could anyone help?  Any and all
>>information would be greatly appreciated.

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