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Oracle Solaris SMB and Windows Interoperability Administration Guide     Oracle Solaris 11 Express 11/10
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1.  Windows Interoperability (Overview)

The Solaris SMB Server

Solaris SMB Server

Solaris SMB Client

Identity Mapping Service

Managing Solaris SMB Configuration Properties

Configuring the Solaris SMB Server - Process Overview

Utilities and Files Associated With the Solaris SMB Server and Client

Solaris SMB Utilities

mount_smbfs Command

sharectl Command

share Command

smbadm Command

smbstat Command

smbutil Command

umount_smbfs Command

unshare Command

zfs Command

Solaris SMB Service Daemon

Solaris SMB Files

/etc/auto_direct File

/etc/dfs/sharetab File

/etc/smbautohome File

$HOME/.nsmbrc File

Authentication, Directory, Naming, and Time Services

SMB Shares

Share Properties

Access Control to Shares

Host-Based Access Control to Shares

Access Control Lists on Shares

Autohome Shares

Autohome Entries

Autohome Map Entry Format

Autohome Map Key Substitution

Wildcard Rule

nsswitch Map

Local SMB Groups

Client-Side Caching for Offline Files

Share Execution Properties

Support for the Distributed File System

2.  Identity Mapping Administration (Tasks)

3.  Solaris SMB Server Administration (Tasks)

4.  Solaris SMB Client Administration (Tasks)



Configuring the Solaris SMB Server – Process Overview

This section describes the high-level process for configuring the Solaris SMB server.

  1. Determine your identity mapping strategy.

    See Creating Your Identity Mapping Strategy.

  2. Disable the Samba service.

    See Disabling the Samba Service.

  3. Determine whether you want the Solaris SMB server to join an existing Windows domain or a Windows workgroup.

  4. Define one or more SMB shares.

    See Managing SMB Shares (Task Map).

  5. Configure the Oracle Solaris system as a client of the following services that you might use in your environment.

  6. Configure the Solaris SMB server as a client to the various services that are used in your environment.