mount_smbfs and MS Windows Domain Controllers

Terry Lambert tlambert2 at
Fri Oct 31 01:00:53 PST 2003

Dave Hart wrote:
> I don't think domain membership would interfere with authentication in
> this case.  While I didn't find any easy instructions on how to change
> the setting, Windows Server 2003 DCs require SMB signing by default.
> Probably the version of SAMBA involved cannot sign its SMB operations.

I'm pretty sure the Darwin 7.0 SMBFS code can do this; it's derived
from the FreeBSD code, available for download from the Apple site
for back-porting the changes to FreeBSD, and I'm pretty sure the
license was left exactly as it was when the code was imported from

-- Terry

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