Smbmount and Irix.

Florian G. Pflug fgp at
Wed Dec 2 01:28:45 GMT 1998

> I am new to the list so I apologize if this question is old territory.
> I am looking for a resource that will explain how to use smbmount with
> As I understand it smbmount is only supported with Linux.
Yes (or, corretly, smbmount could quite easily support any platform with
smbfs support in the kernel)

>  Can I mount
> an
> NT share onto the IRIX filetree with samba?
No.. samba is for the opposite - export irix-filetree to nt.

> Or do I need a NFS / SMB
> conversion program that converts SMB to NFS and mount the NT shares
> as NFS volumes on the IRIX side.
Yes - there is one called sharity, formerly knows as rumba

> The same question applies to Solaris 2.6 and 2.7 systems.
I guess its the same...

Hope this helps, Florian from Vienna

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