[Samba] Samba performance issue

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Tue Jan 6 20:00:16 GMT 2009

On Tue, Jan 06, 2009 at 11:45:33AM -0800, wes wrote:
> > Ha, lol, no.  My question was probably ridiculous beyond comprehension.
> > Was asking if there was a way to make use of
> > smbclient to replace cifs or smbfs.
> >
> I would also like to know the answer to this. Can I use smbclient to create
> a mount point on the unix filesystem the way I can with mount.cifs?

No, you can't. Your options are mount.cifs, mount.smbfs,
sharity (nfs2smb converter) and some fuse-based file
systems. And then there are the pure user-space VFS
implementations of gnome and kde and possibly others. But
they only work for the applications using them.

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