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|Managing SMB File Sharing and Windows Interoperability in Oracle Solaris 11.1 Oracle Solaris 11.1 Information Library|
The ability to share files between your Oracle Solaris and Windows systems is very important. You can use an SMB client on an Oracle Solaris 11.1 system to access SMB shares from both Oracle Solaris and Windows systems. This chapter describes how to use the SMB client as an unprivileged and as a privileged user to access SMB shares.
This chapter covers the following topics:
Note - Common Internet File System (CIFS) is an enhanced version of the SMB protocol, which allows SMB clients to access files and resources on SMB servers. The terms CIFS and SMB can be considered interchangeable.