Samba over raw NETBEUI protocol (TCP/IP not needed).
This is round 5 of the patch.
I've got it working resonably stable on x86 linux 2.4.24 with NETBEUI
stack patches. Recent changes:
Remaining problems with netbeui (thouse which I'm aware of):
- NMBD is now usable, though master browser mode has not been yet
tested and probably doesn't work.
- SWAT doesn't recognize smbd/nmbd running (It still can be used for
- Connecting to samba share using smbclinet (on another box) doesn't fail
but doesn's show any files either. Connecting from KDE (through libsmbclient)
to any password-protected samba share fails, connection to passwordless share
works fine however.
- Serving XP clients over netbeui seems to work now, and is surprisingly
Apply to version 2.2.8a in this order:
Note, if you apply and configure manually then make sure you add "--with-netbeui"
argument to configure script. Otherwise, it will be simply left out.
BTW, feel free to drop me a line, or even better, a good detailed bugreport :-)
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