Is samba.netbios (pynbt.c) useful?

Christopher R. Hertel crh at
Wed May 31 16:59:46 UTC 2017

You might also want to take a look at

I haven't gotten around to committing any real SMB code, but the NBT
implementation is complete and fairly well documented.

I don't know what your goal is, but if you just want an NBT implementation
in Python then Carnaval is probably a good starting point.

Chris -)-----

On 05/31/2017 07:03 AM, Lumir Balhar via samba-technical wrote:
> 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.
> Lumír

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