Query-info passthrough for linux smb

ronnie sahlberg ronniesahlberg at gmail.com
Sat Oct 27 19:59:33 UTC 2018

Here is a simple example on how to use this new API:
On Sun, Oct 28, 2018 at 5:55 AM ronnie sahlberg
<ronniesahlberg at gmail.com> wrote:
> List, all
> PSA, and fishing for people to write some python code...
> In the kernel client land we now have an ioctl to provide query info passthrough
> between the application and the smb2/3 server.
> This allows userland applications to view all the SMB2/3 metadata that
> are available via
> We even have some simple example code to show how the API looks like
> when querying for example the security descriptor or quota.
> It would be really awesome to have linux applications with a gui to
> view or manage these things instead of having to revert to using other
> OSes everytime we want to view these data.
> Anyone up for writing some nice, maybe python, tools to view and
> operate on security descriptors?
> I think having something similar to what you have in
> Properties/Security/... in Explorer would be awesome.
> Ronnie Sahlberg

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