smblib outdated?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Sat Mar 20 00:52:05 GMT 2004

On Sat, 2004-03-20 at 10:48, Richard Sharpe wrote:
> On Fri, 19 Mar 2004, Yimin Chen wrote:
> > I would like to use smblib to do NTLM authentication. Does libsmbclient 
> > provide the same functionality?
> There are a couple of approaches to doing this :-)
> There is the library (I think) that the squid folks use.

That is ntlm_auth, which exposes Samba's NTLM, NTLMSSP and SPNEGO
authentication functionality to external programs.

You will need to describe what problem you are trying to solve before I
can help more.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at
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