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smbfs(7fs) [opensolaris man page]

smbfs(7FS)							   File Systems 							smbfs(7FS)

smbfs - CIFS/SMB file system DESCRIPTION
The smbfs file system allows you to mount CIFS shares that are exported from Windows or compatible systems. SMB is the historical name for the CIFS protocol, which stands for Server Message Block and is more commonly used in technical contexts. The smbfs file system permits ordinary UNIX applications to change directory into an smbfs mount and perform simple file and directory operations. Supported operations include open, close, read, write, rename, delete, mkdir, rmdir and ls. Limitations Some local UNIX file systems (for example UFS) have features that are not supported by smbfs. These include: o A server disconnect is not automatically reconnected. o No mapped-file access because mmap(2) returns ENOSYS. o Locking is local only and is not sent to the server. The following are limitations in the CIFS protocol: o unlink() or rename() of open files returns EBUSY. o rename() of extended attribute files returns EINVAL. o Creation of files with any of the following illegal characters returns EINVAL: colon (:), backslash (), slash (/), asterisk (*), question mark (?), double quote ("), less than (<), greater than (>), and vertical bar (|). o chmod and chown settings are silently discarded. o Links are not supported. o Symbolic links are not supported. o mknod is not supported. (Only file and directory objects are supported.) The current smbfs implementation does not support multi-user mounts. Instead, each Unix user needs to make their own private mount points. Currently, all access through an smbfs mount point uses the Windows credentials established by the user that ran the mount command. Nor- mally, permissions on smbfs mount points should be 0700 to prevent Unix users from using each others' Windows credentials. See the diperms option to mount_smbfs(1M) for details regarding how to control smbfs mount point permissions. An important implication of this limitation is that system-wide mounts, such as those made using /etc/vfstab or automount maps are only useful in cases where access control is not a concern, such as for public read-only resources. ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-------------------------+---------------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-------------------------+---------------------------------+ |Availability | SUNWsmbfsu | +-------------------------+---------------------------------+ |Interface Stability | Uncommitted | +-------------------------+---------------------------------+ SEE ALSO
smbutil(1), mount_smbfs(1M), nsmbrc(4), attributes(5) SunOS 5.11 3 Feb 2009 smbfs(7FS)

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sharectl(1M)						  System Administration Commands					      sharectl(1M)

sharectl - configure and manage file sharing service SYNOPSIS
sharectl [-h] sharectl status [-h] [protocol] sharectl get [-h] [-p property]... protocol sharectl set [-h] [-p property=value]... protocol DESCRIPTION
The sharectl command operates on file-sharing protocols, such as NFS. The command sets the client and server operational properties, takes and restores configuration snapshots, and gets status of the protocol service. The get and set subcommands (see below) require root privileges or that you assume the Primary Administrator role. A non-privileged user can change the Solaris CIFS client's persistent settings when granted the SMBFS Management rights profile in the /etc/user_attr file. See user_attr(4) and rbac(5). An authorized user can use sharectl to set global values for Solaris CIFS server properties in the Solaris server management facility. See smb(4). OPTIONS
The following options are supported: -h Displays usage message. -p property[=value] Specifies a property. See "Subcommands," below. Subcommands sharectl supports the subcommands described below. The form of a sharectl command is: # sharectl subcommand [option] get [-p property] protocol Get the property values for the specified protocol. If no -p option is provided, get all the properties for the specified protocol. For NFS, properties correspond to entries in the /etc/default/nfs file. See nfs(4). set [-p property=value]... protocol Set properties for the specified file sharing protocol. status [protocol] Display status of the specified protocol, or, if no protocol is specified, of all file-sharing protocols. EXAMPLES
Example 1 Setting a Property The following command sets the minimum version of the server NFS protocol to version 3. % sharectl -p server_versmin=3 nfs Example 2 Getting Properties The following command gets the properties for the NFS protocol. % sharectl get nfs lockd_listen_backlog=32 lockd_servers=20 lockd_retransmit_timeout=5 grace_period=90 servers=16 server_versmin=2 server_versmax=4 max_connections=-1 The following command gets the value of the grace_period property for the NFS protocol. % sharectl get -p grace_period nfs grace_period=90 Example 3 Obtaining Status The following command obtains the status of all file-sharing protocols on a system. % sharectl status nfs enabled Example 4 Configuring Global Settings The following command shows how an authorized user can use sharectl commands to configure global settings for the environment in the service management facility (SMF). See nsmbrc(4) for a description of the example environment, See smf(5) for a description of the SMF. # sharectl set -p section=default -p workgroup=SALES -p timeout=5 smbfs # sharectl set -p section=FSERVER -p smbfs # sharectl set -p section=RSERVER -p workgroup=REMGROUP -p smbfs # sharectl set -p section=RSERVER:george -p timeout=30 smbfs # sharectl set -p section="SSERV:*:POKY" -p -p timeout=25 smbfs Example 5 Displaying Current Settings The following command shows how an authorized user can use the sharectl get command to view the global settings for smbfs in the SMF. The values shown are those set by the previous example. % # sharectl get smbfs [default] workgroup=SALES timeout=5 [FSERVER] [RSERVER] workgroup=REMGROUP [RSERVER:george] timeout=30 [SSERV:*:POKY] timeout=25 EXIT STATUS
0 Successful completion. non-zero Command failed. FILES
/usr/include/libshare.h Error codes used for exit status. ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWcsu | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Interface Stability |Committed | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ SEE ALSO
sharemgr(1M), nfs(4), nsmbrc(4), user_attr(4), attributes(5), rbac(5), smb(4), smf(5), standards(5) SunOS 5.11 16 Mar 2009 sharectl(1M)
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