SMBGET Not Working After Samba Update With 119757-40 patch
Last updated on JULY 24, 2017
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 10 1/13 U11 to 11.3 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
smbget utility with smbrc file is NOT working and reports "Invalid variable"
On newly patched server:
Samba patch 119757-39 and above updated samba to version 4.4
smbget options has changed in samba 4.4
The -u and -p options for user and password were replaced by the -U option.
and smbgetrc files do not accept username and password options any more,
only a single "user" option which also accepts user%password combinations.
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