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Samba-TNG Package

Post by Pi_User5 » Wed Aug 20, 2014 3:09 am

I keep seeing a package called Samba-TNG. What does it do and how would I go about using it? Thanks!
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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by EmuandCo » Wed Aug 20, 2014 8:44 am

It's a SMB implementation packed in a console app. You can ONLY use it to transfer stuff and do SMB print by console commands...
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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by Tonix » Wed Aug 20, 2014 10:43 am

Samba TNG provide ms networking services like network shares, etc.

It was ported to Reactos and is available in rapps, but it's not integrated with the system.

You can't use it in a transparent way as part of the O.S.

There is a serious collaboration between the two projects,
look here http://www.reactos.org/wiki/Samba

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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by Pi_User5 » Wed Aug 20, 2014 4:28 pm

How would I go about using the command line with it?
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Re: Samba-TNG Package

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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by Pi_User5 » Thu Aug 21, 2014 2:02 pm

Thanks!
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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by rembrandt » Thu Aug 21, 2014 2:35 pm

If you're brave enough to try it out, you'd best try connecting to an NT4 or 2000 file server. With newer file servers, you'd have to tweak down a lot of security settings for sure.

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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by EmuandCo » Thu Aug 21, 2014 3:26 pm

NT4 is not SMB, it's CIFS. Generally SMBv2 and SMBv2.1 are more or less downwards compatible to v1 from Win 2000, so up to Win7 should/could work, too. But try it and you will see ^^
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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by Pi_User5 » Fri Aug 22, 2014 4:16 am

I used it to connect to a Samba 3 share and I also transferred a file from the shared folder.
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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by EmuandCo » Fri Aug 22, 2014 8:30 am

Nice to hear that it works ^^
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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by Pi_User5 » Fri Aug 22, 2014 3:58 pm

Will samba support be implemented in the explorer soon like windows?
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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by EmuandCo » Fri Aug 22, 2014 6:55 pm

It needs way more than a implementation in explorer. It's a file system driver and some more stuff needed. User account support need the last polishing too first.
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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by Pi_User5 » Fri Aug 22, 2014 7:43 pm

Do we know how much longer until version 0.4 is released?
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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by hbelusca » Fri Aug 22, 2014 8:03 pm

Nope. And nobody so far works on it...

EDIT (after vicmarcal's comment): "nobody so far works on SAMBA integration" :)
EDIT 2: About ROS 0.4 release: when devs will be happy with its stability, after explorer_new merging and other things vicmarcal mentioned in his answer.
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Re: Samba-TNG Package

Post by vicmarcal » Sun Aug 24, 2014 10:27 am

hbelusca wrote:Nope. And nobody so far works on it...
Ein?Nobody works in 0.4?
Gigaherz is pushing explorer-new...
ThFabba is fixing the CC...
Zefklop is fixing the MM...
GonzoMd is preparing the new Community design...
I see at least 4 working for the 0.4...
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