Is samba.netbios (pynbt.c) useful?

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Thu Jun 1 00:23:15 UTC 2017

On Wed, 2017-05-31 at 14:03 +0200, Lumir Balhar via samba-technical
> Hello.
> I wanted to start with porting the module samba.netbios 
> (libcli/nbt/pynbt.c) to Python 3 compatible form, but when I was
> looking 
> for the tests, I found out that this module is used only in example
> code 
> in python/examples/
> Could you please help me to find tests for this module or at least
> usage 
> of this module so I can write new tests?
> Thanks a lot and have a nice day.

Gary (CC'ed) is working on a multi-protocol load generation tool and
this is likely to need to cover NBT at some point, so we should keep

We will help you out with some tests.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett
Authentication Developer, Samba Team
Samba Development and Support, Catalyst IT

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