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Old 03-10-2003, 12:39 AM   #1
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How do i mount a network drive?

Dear all,

how can i mount a NTFS network drive? pls give me some hints on this. Thanks!

Old 03-10-2003, 01:57 AM   #2
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You mount it through Samba for a network drive

smbmount \\server\sharename

This command will carry your pc name as the logon to the share.

For a local drive, you must have a correctly patched kernel to be able to read the partition.
see, 'man mount' for more info.

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