SMBC

Section: Samba Commander (1)
Updated: February 2005
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NAME

smbc - Text mode SMB network commander.  

DESCRIPTION

Samba Commander is a text mode SMB network commander. With SMBC, you can browse your local network or use the search function to find files in a share. You can also download/upload files and directories or create them both locally and remotely. SMBC features the resume capability and UTF-8 encoding support.  

OPTIONS

-V
--version
Displays the version of Smbc.
-h
--help
Prints a help message describing all Smbc's command-line options.
-f
--flush
Flushes all download lists. All files from ~/.smbc/ with dulist* name will be removed. In next run of Smbc the download/upload list will be empty.
-l
--list
Shows all download lists from ~/.smbc/.
-s INT
--show=INT
Displays all items form list with INT numer. You can get all numers from the list executing smbc -l command.
-p
--sleep
Sleeps Smbc. Smbc doesn't download/upload any files when execuding even if some files waiting in queue.
-m STRING
--message=STRING
Receives message from samba. If you want that Smbc receives WinPopup message you must add bellow line to smb.conf

message command = /path_to/smbc -m 'message from %f on %m' -i %s; rm %s

Now if you have running Smbc and someone sends you a WinPopup message Smbc immediatelly display it. If you don't run a Smbc all WinPopup messages wait for executing a Smbc.

-i STRING
--file=STRING
Sets file with samba message, usage only with -m.
 

MENUS AND KEYS

At top of the main menu is mini status bar. There is displayed small help with functions. When Smbc downloads/uploads any file in mini status bar is displayed progress of downloading/uploading.  

main menu - keys

(arrow-up) (p) - move one item up

(arrow-down) (o) - move one item down

(tab) (i) - change selected column

(t) - group/ungroup catalog or files

(end) (u) - go to the end off list

(home) (y) - go to the start off list

(F5) (d) - download/upload selected files and directories

(w) - reverse sorting

(enter) (x) - execute a workgroup, host, share or directory

(insert) (a) - select or unselect one item

(page up) (l) - move one screen up

(page down) (k) - move one screen down

(F8) (ctrl+d) - delete selected files and directories

(F7) (c) - create directory

(F3) (v) - view text file, execute workgroup, host, share or directory

(g) - go to workgroup, host, share in remote host

(e) - change type of sorting

(s) - edit download/upload list

(m) - send a WinPopup message

(b) - bookmark

(bb) - add item to bookmark

(q) - exit from Smbc  

download/upload list menu - keys

(q) - exit from this menu

(del) (d) - set selected item to delete

(u) - set selected item to undelete

(m) - mark/unmark selected item

(space) - pause/resume selected item download

(ctrl+d) - delete all dirs and subdirs for selected item

(ctrl+f) - flush all items

(arrow-right) (.) - add 1 second to delay time

(arrow-left) (,) - take off 1 second from delay time

(shift+arrow-right) (>) - add 60 seconds to delay time

(shift+arrow-left) (<) - take off 60 seconds from delay time

(;) - add 1 second to delay time for all items

(') - take off 1 second from delay time for all items

(:) - add 60 seconds to delay time for all items

() - take off 60 seconds from delay time for all items

(|) - copy current item delay time to all items

(n) - set try download now to select item

(N) - set try download now to all items  

bookmark list menu - keys

(q) - exit from this menu

(b) - add item to bookmark and exit

(del) (d) - set selected item to delete

(u) - set selected item to undelete

(m) - mark/unmark item

(enter) (x) - go to selected item  

message when connection broken - keys

(arrow-up) (.) - add 1 second to delay time

(arrow-down) (,) - take off 1 second from delay time

(shift+arrow-up) (>) - add 60 seconds to delay time

(shift+arrow-down) (<) - take off 60 seconds from delay time  

find file menu - keys

> input items <

(enter) (tab) - go to the next item

(ctrl+p) - enable/disable interactive filtering

(ctrl+k) - exit from find file menu

> select items <

(tab) - go to the next item

(enter) - go to selected file

(q) - quit  

AVAILABILITY

The latest version of this program can be found at http://smbc.airm.net.  

SEE ALSO

README  

BUGS

You are welcome to send bug reports about Smbc to

<smbc@airm.net>.  

SEE ALSO

smbc(1)  

AUTHOR

Originally written by Rafal Michniewicz <rafim@data.pl>.


 

Index

NAME
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
MENUS AND KEYS
main menu - keys
download/upload list menu - keys
bookmark list menu - keys
message when connection broken - keys
find file menu - keys
AVAILABILITY
SEE ALSO
BUGS
SEE ALSO
AUTHOR

linux.jgfs.net manual pages