[CIFS][PATCH] Make warning when using default version (default mount) less noisy

ronnie sahlberg ronniesahlberg at gmail.com
Thu Mar 5 06:14:37 UTC 2020

Acked-by me

On Thu, Mar 5, 2020 at 4:03 PM Steve French <smfrench at gmail.com> wrote:
>     The warning we print on mount about how to use less secure dialects
>     (when the user does not specify a version on mount) is useful
>     but is noisy to print on every default mount, and can be changed
>     to a warn_once.  Slightly updated the warning text as well to note
>     SMB3.1.1 which has been the default which is typically negotiated
>     (for a few years now) by most servers.
>           "No dialect specified on mount. Default has changed to a more
>            secure dialect, SMB2.1 or later (e.g. SMB3.1.1), from CIFS
>            (SMB1). To use the less secure SMB1 dialect to access old
>            servers which do not support SMB3.1.1 (or even SMB3 or SMB2.1)
>            specify vers=1.0 on mount."
> --
> Thanks,
> Steve

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