Up at the office,
ain't one of 'em true.
-- Greg Brown,
Comin' in to You,
44 & 66
- IETF STD 19
These are the IETF Request For Comments (RFCs) for NetBIOS over
TCP/UDP/IP, now Internet Standard number 19 (IETF STD 19). IETF
Request for Comments documents are under the copyright of The
Internet Society. For more information about RFCs and the RFC
process, see the RFC Editor web page at: http://www.rfc-editor.org/.
- Expired IETF CIFS Draft Specification
Specification, by Paul Leach and Dilip C. Naik of Microsoft.
- Most Recent SMB URL proposal
Internet Draft SMB URL
- The Storage Networking Industry Association CIFS Reference
Technical Reference, V1.00
- Microsoft's Official CIFS, SMB, and SMB2 Specifications
Note that the use of the terms "CIFS" and "SMB"
are a little strange in these documents. "CIFS" refers
to the SMB protocol as it was implemented in Windows NT and
earlier, while "SMB" refers to the protocol as it was
implemented in Windows 2000 and later. This is what happens when
there are too many lawyers involved.
...which specifies the Windows NT LAN Manager (NT LM 0.12)
dialect of the SMB protocol as it was implemented in Windows
NT 3.51 and NT 4.0 servers, the Windows NT 4.0 Workstation
client, and the Windows 98 client.
...which specifies the changes, additions, and enhancements
Microsoft has made to the SMB protocol starting with Windows
2000 through to the present day.
...which specifies the new SMB2 protocol, which is intended to
- The CIFS.Org Wiki