SMB proxy server using ntvfs cifs

Chris Miller chris at
Wed Jan 27 17:38:02 UTC 2016

I’ll try and get ntvfs working first but see how I get on :)

On 27/01/2016, 17:16, "Jeremy Allison" <jra at> wrote:

>On Wed, Jan 27, 2016 at 04:27:48PM +0000, Chris Miller wrote:
>> In that case, is it feasible to implement a posix style (source3/modules) smb/smb2 proxy against the samba client libraries if the ntvfs system is to be deprecated?
>Sure, although the interface doesn't match
>nearly as well I'm afraid.
>I'm not averse to looking at how we can
>improve this inside smbd to make a cifs
>proxy more useful though, it's just not
>high on my priority list.

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