Mounting Windows Shares with Blanks in the Share Name
scm at mrwassoc.com
Thu Feb 1 23:34:13 GMT 2001
Thanks for the suggestion, putting the smbmount in rc.local seems to be
working fine. The mounted drive shows up on the Linux machine with an
underscore in the name instead of a blank, probably to tell me that that is
a better way to do this anyway <g>
At 08:57 PM 1/26/2001 +0100, Urban Widmark wrote:
> > mount -t smbfs //windowsserver/"share name" /mnt/sharewithblank -o guest
> > and it mounts fine.
> > Any way to cleanly automate this, or do I need to put the mount command in
> > a startup file? If so, where?
>You should be able to put the mount command in /etc/rc.d/rc.local, also
>someone posted a perl script that allows urlencoding entries in fstab,
>thus avoiding spaces (look about a week back in the archives).
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