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Old 03-16-2004, 07:47 PM   #1
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adding network drives the the fstab

ok what do i add the ftab in the etc so that i can make my network drives mount no start up also since i am using of a winxp box do i need a command that tells it that there isn't a password? cuz its just username=guest password=(none)

Old 03-17-2004, 10:54 AM   #2
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add a line in /etc/fstab like this:
//ServerNameOrIP/share  /mnt/share  smbfs ro,username=Guest,password=     0       0
ro stands for read-only...
If your mountfs script doesn't mount network files systems like smbfs at boot time change the script.
For manual mount just type 'mount /mnt/share'.


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