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Re: smbclient mount with MC?

Subject: Re: smbclient mount with MC?
From: Peter Masiar
Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2006 11:31:26 -0400
Pavel Tsekov 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.

... because *not* making available sources of released binaries would be 
breach of GPL. SUSE lawyers would force them to release sources of all 

Ahhhh, beauty of GPL. :-)

Peter Masiar, Yale center for medical Informatics

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