[Samba] The sad state of samba 4 adaption for home/small business routers.
jra at samba.org
Sat Mar 12 17:27:25 UTC 2016
On Sat, Mar 12, 2016 at 06:07:25PM +0100, Luca Olivetti wrote:
> Unfortunately it seems it is using a really old version of samba
> $ telnet x.x.x.x
> Trying x.x.x.x...
> Connected to x.x.x.x.
> Escape character is '^]'.
> Login: root
> BusyBox v1.01 (2015.04.27-11:59+0000) Built-in shell (ash)
> Enter 'help' for a list of built-in commands.
> / # uname -a
> /bin/sh: uname: not found
> / # /mnt/usb1_1_1/busybox uname -a
> Linux F680 3.4.69 #366 SMP Mon Apr 27 20:21:47 CST 2015 armv7l GNU/Linux
> / # smbd -v
> smbd: invalid option -- v
> Usage: smbd [-D] [-p port] [-d debuglevel] [-l log basename] [-s services
> Version 1.9.16p10
> -D become a daemon
> -p port listen on the specified port
> -d debuglevel set the debuglevel
> -l log basename. Basename for log/debug files
> -s services file. Filename of services file
> -P passive only
> -a overwrite log file, don't append
Oh, you're hosed then :-). It's amazing that
this still works at all with modern Windows
As tridge and I used to say, "1.9.16 was
a good Samba vintage" :-).
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