Mind if I read your code?
Michael B Allen
mba2000 at ioplex.com
Fri Jan 2 05:28:06 GMT 2004
> Why I haven't gone further with libsmbclient, besides
> licensing: its interface is simply too high-level.
> Using it would add very nice high-level attributes
> (reading and writing files files), but lots of the
> other code that's useful to the Wine project is
> hidden. Named pipes, NetBT, mailslots, RPC and
> authentication all have public APIs in Windows, so
> eventually have to be implemented anyway. By the time
> these are done adding file support doesn't seem like
> such a big deal.
JCIFS is pretty sophisticated as SMB clients go. It's LGPL. It's also Java but it
might be a useful as a reference for certain things. We do NetBIOS, signing, LMv2,
DFS, etc. No Network Neighborhood/mailslots though. RPCs are in the pipeline. I
have an IDL tool that generates very concise NDR routines (not released just yet,
A program should be written to model the concepts of the task it
performs rather than the physical world or a process because this
maximizes the potential for it to be applied to tasks that are
conceptually similar and, more important, to tasks that have not
yet been conceived.
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