Mailinglist Archive: opensuse (2982 mails)

< Previous Next >
Re: [opensuse] The smbfs/cifs fiasco in 10.2
  • From: Marcus Meissner <meissner@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 2 Mar 2007 23:23:47 +0100
  • Message-id: <20070302222347.GA8214@xxxxxxx>
On Fri, Mar 02, 2007 at 05:22:39PM -0500, Paul Abrahams wrote:
> On Friday 02 March 2007 4:32 pm, James D. Parra wrote:
> >
> > Try the following;
> >
> > mount -t cifs -o username=yourusername,workgroup=yourdomain
> > //windowsbox/sharename /mnt/yourmountname
> >
> > You'll be prompted for a password.
> 
> Here's what I got:
> 
> suillus:~ # mount -t cifs -o 
> username=pwa,workgroup=deerfield //lactarius/ext-backup mnt
> mount error: could not find target server. TCP name lactarius/ext-backup not 
> found
> No ip address specified and hostname not found
> 
> The first and second lines are really one.

nslookup lactarius

Perhaps just the hostname cannot be looked up using DNS?

Ciao, Marcus
-- 
To unsubscribe, e-mail: opensuse+unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxx
For additional commands, e-mail: opensuse+help@xxxxxxxxxxxx

< Previous Next >
Follow Ups