Re: 2.1.79 + latest smbfs patch

Bill Hawes (
Fri, 16 Jan 1998 19:03:29 -0500

Steven N. Hirsch wrote:

> If the mount structure has a 'dev_t' field, that is almost certainly the
> problem. This bit me hard when getting the knfsd support utilities
> running on the Alpha. Glibc defines dev_t as a 64-bit long, IIRC.

No dev_t field, but a uid_t, gid_t and mode_t fields. Would these cause
a problem?

If you get time, you might want to try building the samba-1.9.18p1
utilities with glibc, since you've already been through the process for
the nfs utils.