Translation of \\foo\bar links into smb://foo/bar links

Jason Keirstead jason at
Tue Jan 18 23:51:12 GMT 2005

On January 18, 2005 05:00 pm, Richard Smith wrote:
> You could combine the non-existent test with a test for starts-with-\\...

Probabyly the best bet.

But, where would this code go? As someone already posted, KMail doesn't use 
the URI filters.

> # mkdir '/\\server\share\path\Functional Spec.doc'
> $ konqueror 'file:///\\server\share\path\Functional Spec.doc'
> Works for me. Takes me to /\\server\share\path\Functional Spec.doc/, just
> as it should.

Hrm, I suppose.

Freaking weird directory though.

Jason Keirstead

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