[Samba] Windows 7 & 8 + HomeGroup support

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Thu Nov 1 14:30:35 MDT 2012

On Thu, Nov 01, 2012 at 01:17:10PM -0700, Christ Schlacta wrote:
> My understanding was that it was purely a new authentication method
> on top of existing CIFS/AD protocols.



Looks like a web service, that then might use SMB/CIFS underneath.

> Either way, I believe home-group integration is important, and samba
> is where it belongs.

Get me a wireshark trace of homegroup sharing and we'll see
(yes I know I could do it, but I'm busy with Samba4.0.0 work
right now :-).


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