[Samba] General question about 'smbclient'
ajee at shipco.com
Wed Apr 4 12:48:58 GMT 2007
Thanks for the confirmation.
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re:[Samba] General question about 'smbclient'
From: Mark Adams <mark at campbell-lange.net>
To: André Jee <ajee at shipco.com>
Cc: samba at lists.samba.org
Date: Wed Apr 04 2007 14:11:34 GMT+0200 (Romance Daylight Time)
> On Wed, Apr 04, 2007 at 01:04:51PM +0100, Mark Adams wrote:
>> On Tue, Apr 03, 2007 at 09:56:05AM +0200, André Jee wrote:
>>> As above,
>>> From what I understand (also obvious from the package name) is that
>>> 'smbclient' is only a client.
>>> You can browse shares or use it for troubleshooting. Does it have any
>>> affect on the actual samba server?
>> You can also use it to mount shares.
> Sorry this was wrong - I was thinking of smbmount/smbfs
>>> I mean does this package have to be installed in order for a samba
>>> server to work properly?
>> No it does not need to be installed for samba to work.
>>> It seems to be that this package can be removed, I just want to make
>>> sure that it's not an important part of the samba server.
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