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Old 09-06-2005, 05:10 PM   #1
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can connect my win 98 laptop to my linux box

Can someone help me please.
I have a laptop running win 98. On my main box I run linux fedora core 4
trying to see my win 98 box in fc4
Ie created my mnt directory called Laptop
tried this line mount -t smbfs -o username=JPH //JPHLAPTOP/Documents /mnt/Laptop

I getting an error smb failed to connect or smb failed connection.

Can anyone lend some insight to this?

Old 09-06-2005, 06:16 PM   #2
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Re: can connect my win 98 laptop to my linux box

Originally posted by newusermike
-t smbfs -o username=JPH //JPHLAPTOP/Documents /mnt/Laptop
Try taking out the spaces in there...


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