Writing a Samba VFS in Samba 3.6 and earlier

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This document is intended to help people who want to write Samba VFS modules. It is a Wiki-based version of an earlier document written by Richard Sharpe that can be found at Writing a Samba VFS.

The rest of this document is organized into a number of sections that:


The Samba VFS

Two Types of File Systems



Writing a VFS Module

VFS Module Initialization

Some Existing VFS Modules

Building, Installing and Debugging your VFS Module

Adding New VFS Routines