Access network file shares directly from the Android Downloads/Files app
This is an Android app that extends the built in File Manager to support connecting to SMB file shares.
This app is built on top of Samba 4.5.1.
Android SDK and NDK r15b or above are required to build this app. Android Studio is highly recommended.
This build guide is only tested on Ubuntu. Changes to make it build on other platforms are welcome.
git apply /sambapatch.diff.
configure.shto configure Samba project.
compile.shto compile libsmbclient.so.
mv app/src/main/jniLibs//includes app/src/main/cpp/samba_includes.
build.gradleto include only ABI's that Samba was built for in previous steps.
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