tar extension to the client

C. Nguyen ncong at u.washington.edu
Fri Mar 16 01:02:47 GMT 2001

Thanks Mike,

the problem I run into now is that the command -t and smbfs not recognize
under Unix. What is the command line to mount under Unix.

If I use smbclient I would get to this prompt
smb: \>
but that only allow me to see things under windows.  How would I backup
the directory I see.


On Tue, 13 Mar 2001, Mike Fedyk wrote:

> On Tue, Mar 13, 2001 at 05:21:03PM -0800, C. Nguyen wrote:
> > I would like to get a HOWTO backup pc client with samba server under
> > linux.  If there is no howto out there, a short scription how it works
> > would be great!
> >
> > I tried
> > #mount //pc-host/share-point /mnt/mount-point -t ....
> >
> you're thinking of smbfs, a kernel module.
> try mount -t smbfs //host/share /local/mount -o username=user
> and man mount and search for smbfs
> man smbmount
> smbmount, and mount use the same args after -o
> Mike

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