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madhudeepan
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cifs server

what is meant by cifs server & cifs client


server is used for sharing hp-ux filesstem with windows client

and client is used for mounting windows filesystem on hp -ux

am i correct ??????
4 REPLIES
Michal Kapalka (mikap)
Honored Contributor

Re: cifs server

hi,

yes you are right.

more info :

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Server_Message_Block

mikap
Steven E. Protter
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Re: cifs server

Shalom,

On Linux its called Samba.

You need client and server to properly interact with windows systems. Samba is built into windows.

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Ivan Ferreira
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Re: cifs server

>>> server is used for sharing hp-ux filesstem with windows client

Yes.

>>> and client is used for mounting windows filesystem on hp -ux

Yes.
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Huc_1
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Re: cifs server

2 times Yes, and as mention in reply above on Linux this is called Samba

Have a look at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SAMBA and follow this link on that page for more specific informations

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