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Old 08-31-2004, 08:57 AM   #1
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Mapping a network drive


I have 2 linux machines...
I am trying to get machine 1 to map to a share on the 2nd linux machine..

the shares have been set up with samba and seem to be working..

I just need to know how to get it mapped so machine 1 treats it like a local folder.

I have tried using...
mount -t smbfs //MAXI-FLESVR/HomeDrives /mnt/lclprofiles

and got
Unknown parameter encountered: "domain admin group"
Ignoring unknown parameter "domain admin group"
added interface ip= bcast= nmask=
Got a positive name query response from ( )
12364: tree connect failed: ERRSRV - ERRbadpw (Bad password - name/password pair in a Tree Connect or Session Setup are invalid.)
SMB connection failed

any help would be great. thanks
Old 08-31-2004, 04:27 PM   #2
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Try accessing the share via smbclient.
Also, make sure you are using the correct username and password.
smbclient //computer_name/Share -U username


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