in my debian, i did
apt-get install samba smbfs smbclient
i can't help you in the RPM installation, sorry
this tool, copy the files to this correct destination and run his config functions... then i had to fill it.
after this, i could access my windows' shares just typing:
mount -t smbfs -o username=xxx,password=yyyy //my_win/my_share /mnt/win
but, for a while, i just can do this as root... i'm trying to know how to do this as a normal user: