support for mknod to windows now in cifs vfs

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Sat Nov 19 12:40:06 GMT 2005

On Fri, 2005-11-18 at 22:30 -0600, Steve French wrote:
> I added the code to cifs vfs to enable it do mknod of block and 
> chardevice even if the server does not support the Unix extensions (such 
> as Windows).  This requires the "sfu" mount option to be specified 

Any reason why this isn't on by default? 

Andrew Bartlett
Andrew Bartlett                      
Samba Developer, SuSE Labs, Novell Inc.
Authentication Developer, Samba Team 
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College
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