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Old 04-25-2002, 03:54 PM   #1
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Cannot mount an NT network share

I am running Mandrake 8.2 and I'm trying to mount a Windows NT network share. I am using this following command:

mount -t smbfs -o username=xxx,password=xxx //bart/bartg /mnt/nt_machine

I also tried:

mount -t smbfs //bart/bartg /mnt/nt_machine

I get the following error message:

wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on //bart/bartg or too many mounted file systems

I have created the /mnt/nt_machine mount point already. I have Samba installed and running on this machine and can access my Samba shares from the NT computer. I also have a redhat box which will mount the NT share with no problem. I would appreciate any help. Thanks.
Old 04-25-2002, 04:10 PM   #2
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Do you have sbmfs support compiled in to the kernel?
Old 04-25-2002, 04:19 PM   #3
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I'm using the standard Mandrake 8.2 kernel. I thought it had smbfs support already.
Old 04-29-2002, 07:58 AM   #4
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Since there doesn't seem to be anymore suggestions I guess I'll just wipe out this install and put on Redhat 7.2. I don't seem to be having any problems with that on my other server.



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