Mount point detection by device id comparison

Ralph Boehme slow at
Thu Oct 5 10:01:39 UTC 2023

Hi Carson,

sorry for the long delay, but the whole file server team was busy at SDC 
in Fremont. And thanks for contributing!

On 9/20/23 18:02, Carson Buttars via samba-technical wrote:
> I've gotten no response on this. Is the right place to talk about it on 
> matrix?

Either one will do, most devs are present at both places.

I guess Volker would be better suited to answer you questions but let me 

- submitting MRs via gitlab and trying to get attention via this ML is 
the definitely the way to go

- afaict for complete handling of 
stuff needed, cf MS-FSCC Mount Point Reparse Data Buffer and 

- Volker is currently working an reparse point support as part of an 
effort to implement SMB3 UNIX Extensions, but this should be, afaict, 
largely tangential


Ralph Boehme, Samba Team            
SerNet Samba Team Lead           
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