[Samba] smb browse and V1

Christian Naumer cn at brain-biotech.de
Fri Oct 21 10:52:10 UTC 2022

Am 20.10.22 um 17:53 schrieb Peter Carlson via samba:
> What are my options?
> 1) use smb://filesvr/<sharname> to connect, requires that the share name 
> be known
> *2) use mount.cifs - not super user friendly for windows users using 
> xRDP server.  currently I have done mount.cifs and I create directory 
> ~/filesvr and place sym links to the shares.  This works great for a 
> small server with few shares, but is quickly un-scaleable
> 3) use kde - dolphin works, but their config files are harder to manage 
> using logon scripts / GPO, so not likely
> 4) lower min version to SMB1 - not likely to happen!
> Others: Are there other options that I am missing?

You could use autofs. As long as you are using Kerberos this should work.



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