[Samba] Is it possible to re-share a SMB2 filesystem for SMB1 clients?

Gaiseric Vandal gaiseric.vandal at gmail.com
Wed Nov 20 18:25:10 UTC 2019

What is the appliance ?      Some appliances will have a web-based 
interface where you can set sharing parameters.  if this is a 
Linux-based appliance you may even be able to ssh in and edit the samba 
config files.

On 11/20/19 12:07 PM, Alexander via samba wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I'm having the following situation:
> I need to migrate all SMB file services to a new appliance that only 
> supports the SMB2+ protocol. Unfortunately, there are still some very 
> old Linux clients ("modinfo cifs" says version 1.60) that do only 
> speak SMB1 and need to access these shares after the migration.
> Is it possible to have a Linux with a modern Samba implementation 
> "re-sharing" the SMB2 shares for SMB1 clients?
> Kind regards!
> Alex

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