[ILUG] cifs Fedora-8-xfce mounting CentOS5 Shares Problem Solved
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Sat Jan 12 17:20:04 GMT 2008
On 12 Jan 2008, at 15:30, Frank Murphy wrote:
> Conor Wynne wrote:
>> OK so, does this happen ONLY from FC or does it also happen on doze?
> Only from F8, XP, Vista ok.
>> Q: Why use SMBFS for Linux clients anyway?
> Using cifs, don't know anything else, barely know cifs.
Its essentially the same thing, Server Message Block (Where SAMBA gets
Newer versions of the same stack -- different names and that about it.
Think SMB1 and SMB2
At around the time when Sun Microsystems announced WebNFS ,
Microsoft launched an initiative in 1996 to rename SMB to Common
Internet File System (CIFS)
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