KxSMB is objective-c wrapper for libsmbclient (samba.org) lib.
Objective-C Ruby


KxSMB is objective-c wrapper for libsmbclient lib.

For now KxSMB supports a limited set of SMB operations. It mostly was designed for browsing local net and retrieving files.

Build instructions:

First you need download, configure and build samba. For this open console and type in

cd kxsmb    


  1. Drop files from kxsmb/libs folder in your project.
  2. Add libs: libz.dylib, libresolv.dylib and liconv.dylib.

Fetching a folder content:

NSArray *items = [[KxSMBProvider sharedSmbProvider] fetchAtPath: @"smb://server/share/"];

Reading a file:

KxSMBItemFile *file = [[KxSMBProvider sharedSmbProvider] fetchAtPath: @"smb://server/share/file"];
NSData *data = [file readDataToEndOfFile];

Look at kxSMBSample demo project as example of using.


at least iOS 5.0 and Xcode 4.5.0


kxsmb is open source and covered by a standard 2-clause BSD license. See the LICENSE file for more info.

Samba is Free Software licensed under the GNU General Public License.


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