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Old 07-20-2004, 02:16 PM   #1
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samba-cant mount windows drive

i just started using samba today so bare with me please. im trying to mount the drive. tell me what im doing wrong pleaseeee.
"[[root@localhost samba]# mount -t smbfs // /home/sysadmin/
3691: tree connect failed: ERRDOS - ERRnosuchshare (You specified an invalid share name)
SMB connection failed"

trying to go from samba FC2 to win xp
Old 07-20-2004, 02:57 PM   #2
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Seems like the "homes" directory isn't where you say it is.
Old 07-20-2004, 03:14 PM   #3
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its there alright


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