help - smbclient works: smbmount doesn't

Joel Hammer Joel at
Wed Nov 21 07:59:31 GMT 2001

No idea.
smbmount \\\\server\\share /mnt/yourmountpoint -o debug=6 1>logfile
Them, look over what is in logfile.
On Wed, Nov 21, 2001 at 08:46:45AM -0600, Parker, Chris wrote:
> Naturally, you tinker around with stuff long enough and you break it.
> I am running Samba 2.2.2 on a Corel linux box and am attempting to connect
> to a share on a windows XP system.  At one point, this was working fine.
> Then I spent time trying to reconfigure my kernel so that I could attach a
> floppy tape drive and now I can connect with smbclient to the share, but I
> cannot with smbmount.  I have verified that smbfs is selected in the kernel
> config.  Is there anything else that anyone can think of that I could have
> botched up?  I have already tried reinstalling samba as well.

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