Mounting a Win98 directory

Urban Widmark urban at
Sun Mar 11 11:16:13 GMT 2001

On Sat, 10 Mar 2001, Subba Rao wrote:

> How do I access a Windows98 directory from a Linux system? Can I do it or is
> it only Samba/Linux serving files?

mount -t smbfs -o username=abc,... //win98/share /mnt/smb

You need a linux kernel with smbfs support (for example as a module).
Read the samba manpages on smbmount, smbmnt and smbumount for more info.


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