[lug] Browsing smb shares. Was: What I really want ...
truskell at Mines.EDU
Fri Mar 16 10:54:36 MST 2001
I would assume that it could, although I don't know what, if any extensions to KDE it uses that Corel added on.
CorelExplorer, as it's called, was bundled in the kde-corel package, which you probably don't want, since it's based on pre-2.0 KDE.
The source code for the entire kde-corel package is available from corel at:
If you'd simply like to try the binary I have and see if it works, e-mail me off-list.
John Hernandez wrote:
> Can Corel's file manager (name?) be integrated into other distros running KDE? Is there a sourceforge project or some other site dedicated to its development?
> Todd Ruskell wrote:
> > Sorry if this is a little late, but I've been out of town.
> > On Tue, 13 Mar 2001, Holshouser, David wrote:
> > > And if I'm reading the subject line correctly, ...
> > >
> > > how hard would it be to incorporate smbclient into gmc or konquorer so that
> > > you could (in a magic folder kindof way, just like windoze) browse the
> > > available
> > > smb shares. I understand that the mounting and sharing of directories would
> > > be a totally different request, but... I'd love to be able to gui 'browse'
> > > the smb shares
> > > that are available on the network.
> > >
> > > It seems this would also bring some of that wonderful 'feel good' that IS
> > > managers
> > > crave.
> > >
> > > And does anyone know much about ftpfs, sftpfs, and finding ways for users to
> > > mount
> > > directories to and from foreign machines.
> > This is one of the nicest things to come out of Corel Linux, IMHO.
> > Corel's file manager (based on KDE's), has a "Windows Network." Click on
> > it, and the file manager goes out to browse. Double Click on the
> > share, give it you username/password/domain, and it's mounted. Very nice.
> > Todd
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Todd Ruskell, Ph.D.
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Colorado School of Mines
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