[Samba] Re: cifs verses smbfs for Linux clients

Chris Smith smb23 at realcomputerguy.com
Tue Feb 19 03:15:39 GMT 2008

On Monday 18 February 2008, Michael Heydon wrote:
> You need helpers
> (mount.cifs) in order to mount a smbfs or cifs share.

Not necessarily. You can, at least with cifs, mount without a helper 
although there is much less flexibility.


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