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authorJeff Layton <jlayton@samba.org>2017-10-29 06:51:50 -0400
committerJeff Layton <jlayton@samba.org>2017-10-29 06:51:50 -0400
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manpage: update mount.cifs manpage with info about default version being mounted
Reviewed-by: Pavel Shilovsky <pshilov@microsoft.com> Signed-off-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton@samba.org>
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@@ -517,7 +517,7 @@ prefixpath=arg
SMB protocol version. Allowed values are:
- - 1.0 - The classic CIFS/SMBv1 protocol. This is the default.
+ - 1.0 - The classic CIFS/SMBv1 protocol.
- 2.0 - The SMBv2.002 protocol. This was initially introduced in
Windows Vista Service Pack 1, and Windows Server 2008. Note that
the initial release version of Windows Vista spoke a slightly
@@ -529,6 +529,11 @@ vers=arg
Note too that while this option governs the protocol version used, not
all features of each version are available.
+ The default since v4.13.5 is for the client and server to negotiate
+ the highest possible version greater than or equal to ``2.1``. In
+ kernels prior to v4.13, the default was ``1.0``. For kernels
+ between v4.13 and v4.13.5 the default is ``3.0``.
Print additional debugging information for the mount. Note that this
parameter must be specified before the ``-o`` . For example::
@@ -857,4 +862,3 @@ Steve French
The maintainer of the Linux cifs vfs and the userspace tool mount.cifs
is Steve French. The Linux CIFS Mailing list is the preferred place to
ask questions regarding these programs.
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