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Re: smbclient mount with MC?

Subject: Re: smbclient mount with MC?
From: Wiseman
Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2006 17:15:50 +0200
Oh, I see... I had overlooked that part, sorry. (BTW, I wasn't angry
or anything, heh.)

On 9/22/06, Pavel Tsekov <[email protected]> wrote:
> On Fri, 22 Sep 2006, Wiseman wrote:
>
> > The problem Felix has is he's using a bundled binary version of MC
> > which comes with SuSE 10.0. For some illogical reason, it's not
> > compiled with Samba support. If he compiles it from source, he'll lose
> > SuSE's nice UTF-8 patch and it'll become unusable, as SuSE's locale
> > (on the other hand, rather fortunately) uses UTF-8 encoding.
>
> Please, calm down. I suggested to Felix to build MC from the Suse
> source RPM (SRPM) for MC. I haven't verified, but I am pretty
> confident that the SRPM includes all patches that Suse uses to
> build the binary RPM package.
>
> > On 9/22/06, Pavel Tsekov <[email protected]> wrote:
> >> On Thu, 21 Sep 2006, Felix Miata wrote:
> >>
> >> > On 06/09/21 15:43 (GMT-0400) Pavel Tsekov apparently typed:
> >> >
> >> >> On Thu, 21 Sep 2006, Felix Miata wrote:
> >> >
> >> >>> On http://wiki.linuxquestions.org/wiki/Samba I see that Konq can do
> >> >>> 'smb://server/sharename' to use smbclient to access lanman shares. Mc
> >> >>> doesn't have an equivalent that I have found so far on
> >> >>> http://www.ibiblio.org/mc/FAQ or elsewhere. Is there one?
> >> >
> >> >> MC can do this. Just configure it using the "--with-samba" option.
> >> >
> >> > I use the mc that comes bundled with the OS, in this case, SUSE 10.0,
> >> > and mc 4.6.1-5. It doesn't have it. :-(
> >>
> >> "--with-samba" is an option to the "configure" script which is run as
> >> part of the build process. This option enables samba support in the
> >> resulting binary.
> >>
> >> To verify whether the Suse MC package supports samba, invoke samba like
> >> this:
> >>    mc -V
> >>
> >> Then look at the output. There should be a line "Virtual File System:" -
> >> if it contains smbfs then your MC has samba support built in. If it
> >> doesn't, you can get the source RPM package and change the .spec file
> >> to include the --with-samba configure option and then rebuild the MC
> >> package.
> >>
> >> > Is this direct support?, Or, does it depend on the kernel supporting
> >> > smbfs? The latest kernels have no smbfs. Cifs is supposed to replace it,
> >> > but cifs is broken for old OS/2 and windoz Lanman file sharing.
> >>
> >> Yes, it is direct support. It doesn't depend on the kernel or external
> >> libraries.
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