I have released a package containing the linux kernel's CIFS module. The CIFS module allows accessing Windows & Samba file shares.
Performance is good while copying files. However it isn't fast enough to stream .mp3 files without skipping so my in-house icecast won't be retired anytime soon!!
The module has been built with a patch from git:
The package is available here. It is best used with mount-cifs available here.
commit id 0753ca7bc2b876dd136e9db11a20f85cbe4e08b1
[CIFS] Change pragma pack(1) to attribute(packed) to allow cifs on arm to access unaligned structures coming in off the wire
Example Usage (requires root):
mount.cifs \\\\WINDOWS_PC_IPADDRESS\\SHARE_NAME /home/user/MyDocs/.documents/Windows -o guest