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Old 10-06-2003, 05:57 PM   #1
dhsieh
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How to mount remote Windows files under Linux?


I know that I can mount remote Linux files under MS Windows using Samba. What about the other way around, i.e., can I mount remote Windows files under Linux?

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Old 10-06-2003, 06:00 PM   #2
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Have you searched this forum yet? I saw four or five posts about this last week;

Here I'll do it for ya:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...der=descending

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Old 10-06-2003, 06:19 PM   #3
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Yes.

To mount a Windows shared directory via the command line:
Code:
smbmount //computername/shared /mnt/mount_point -o username=user
You can browse Windows shares in KDE by using Konqueror.
In the location field, type something like this in order to connect to a windows PC.
Code:
smb://myOtherComputer/myShare
 
  


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