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Re: [SLE] Solution: Mounting Windows shares from SuSE 9.1 Pro
  • From: Ken Schneider <suselist@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 28 May 2004 14:27:21 -0400
  • Message-id: <1085768841.16793.15.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Fri, 2004-05-28 at 14:15, Mike Coan wrote:
> Ken,
>
> > <snip>
> >
> > Or you can use smbfs to mount the shares at boot time with entries in
> > /etc/samba/smbfs like:
> >
> > //server/share /media/<mount point>
> > username=xxxx%xxxx,uid=<username>,gid=<group name>
> >
> > all on one line.
> >
>
> Except that the mount -t smbfs command never worked. i assumed that if mount
> -t smbfs didn't work, then it wouldn't work to put stuff in /etc/samba/smbfs.
> Most of the messages I read indicated that people couldn't get smbfs to work.
> I would certainly prefer to mount the shares at boot time like you suggest.
>
> Mike
> --

Exactly why I use smbfs. If I try to mount manually using mount -t smbfs
it always fails.

--
Ken Schneider
unix user since 1989
linux user since 1994
SuSE user since 1998 (5.2)



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