Get Samba version or capability information from Windows

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Thu Jan 17 17:03:51 GMT 2008

On Thu, Jan 17, 2008 at 05:50:38PM +0100, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> Looking for potential solutions, I came across the SMB_FS_OBJECTID_INFORMATION
> (FILE_FS_OBJECTID_INFORMATION in NT user land) information class.  This
> information class doesn't only transport the object id of the file
> system, but also 48 bytes of "extended information".  Would these 48 bytes
> a possible way to give..., well, extended information about Samba to
> the Windows user space?

We're returning 0 here, don't we? We might encode the git
hash of the Samba release tree :-)

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