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Old 06-30-2002, 04:15 PM   #1
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mount samba shares (?)


Forgot how to mount a samba share from my other nix box.

It's got user authentication on aswell. can't find any MAN doc's on doing this.
 
Old 06-30-2002, 04:57 PM   #2
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man smbmount
 
Old 06-30-2002, 05:05 PM   #3
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ty sir
 
Old 07-01-2002, 09:30 AM   #4
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the following should work:

mount -t smbfs //smbsever/share /your mount location -o username=username,password=password
 
Old 07-01-2002, 10:48 AM   #5
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its a whole lot easier to do:
su root
smbmount //smbsever/share /your mount location
 
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well no that's no easier really. ll smbmount is is a thin wrapper to mount with a preset file type. all those options ( -o ) are still applicable to smbmount too.
 
Old 07-01-2002, 11:17 AM   #7
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well no that's no easier really. ll smbmount is is a thin wrapper to mount with a preset file type. all those options ( -o ) are still applicable to smbmount too.
Two each his/her own. Thats one thing I love about linux.
 
Old 07-02-2002, 12:23 AM   #8
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got it working! thank you sirs... and yes, i like the 'to each his own' so many options, so many possibillities. wohoo
 
  


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