[Samba] Samba on Chrome OS

David Disseldorp ddiss at suse.de
Thu Jul 31 11:48:01 MDT 2014

Hi Jeremy,

On Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:06:06 -0700, Jeremy Allison wrote:


> In which case wouldn't just turning on the CIFSFS Linux
> kernel client on the ChromeOS kernel make more sense ?

Does the official ChromeOS kernel ship with cifs.ko enabled? I'd be
very (pleasantly) surprised if it did.

> Just trying to understand the usage case here, I'm very
> interested in helping get this done...

A native Samba based smbclient for ChromeOS would be a great feature,
but I take it libsmbclient's GPL license may be an issue.

Cheers, David

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