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Old 08-26-2003, 09:43 PM   #1
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smb windows share need help

how do i mount a windows share that includes a space. i.e. My Music?
Old 08-26-2003, 10:24 PM   #2
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try using "My Music"!!
Old 08-26-2003, 11:20 PM   #3
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Here is an example command:

mount -t smbfs -o username=user,password=pass "//ComputerName/My Music" /mnt/mymusic

One more note, whenever you have a command that has a space in the options, using quotes " " between the option in question will always work - example:

$ cd "C:\Windows\Program Files"

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Old 08-26-2003, 11:42 PM   #4
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There is also a proggie called xsmbrowser you can find it here

this allows you to do the mounting just like what lunardreamr showed but in the GUI environment.
Old 09-04-2003, 01:37 AM   #5
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thanx guys for ur help the "" did it, still new always learnin


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