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Package samba-client

Samba client programs


The samba-client package provides some SMB/CIFS clients to complement
the built-in SMB/CIFS filesystem in Linux. These clients allow access
of SMB/CIFS shares and printing to SMB/CIFS printers.

Version: 4.20.2

See also: samba, samba-common, samba-common-tools, samba-dc, samba-dcerpc, samba-gpupdate, samba-krb5-printing, samba-pidl, samba-test, samba-tools, samba-vfs-cephfs, samba-vfs-glusterfs, samba-vfs-iouring, samba-winbind, samba-winbind-clients, samba-winbind-krb5-locator, samba-winbind-modules, samba-winexe.

General Commands

dbwrap_tool low level TDB/CTDB manipulation tool using the dbwrap interface
log2pcap Extract network traces from Samba log files
mdsearch Run Spotlight searches against an SMB server
mvxattr Recursively rename extended attributes
nmblookup NetBIOS over TCP/IP client used to lookup NetBIOS names
oLschema2ldif Converts LDAP schema's to LDB-compatible LDIF
regdiff Diff program for Windows registry files
regpatch Applies registry patches to registry files
regshell Windows registry file browser using readline
regtree Text-mode registry viewer
rpcclient tool for executing client side MS-RPC functions
sharesec Set or get share ACLs
smbcacls Set or get ACLs on an NT file or directory names
smbclient ftp-like client to access SMB/CIFS resources on servers
smbcquotas Set or get QUOTAs of NTFS 5 shares
smbget wget-like utility for download files over SMB
smbtar shell script for backing up SMB/CIFS shares directly to UNIX tape drives
smbtree A text based smb network browser
wspsearch Run Windows Search Protocol searches against a SMB server


traffic_learner Samba tool to assist with traffic generation.
traffic_replay Samba traffic generation tool.

System Administration

cifsdd convert and copy a file over SMB
samba-regedit ncurses based tool to manage the Samba registry
smbspool send a print file to an SMB printer