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: 4.13.3

See also: samba, samba-common, samba-common-tools, samba-dc, samba-krb5-printing, samba-pidl, samba-test, samba-vfs-cephfs, samba-vfs-glusterfs, 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
findsmb list info about machines that respond to SMB name queries on a subnet
log2pcap Extract network traces from Samba log files
mdfind 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

File Formats

smbgetrc configuration file for smbget


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