Samba 2.0.7 problems (on RedHat 7.0)

Urban Widmark urban at
Wed Oct 31 13:52:08 GMT 2001

On Wed, 31 Oct 2001, Dimitrie Paun wrote:

> Right. But I need it 'cause I need non-root users mount the thing...
> Should not be a problem, right?

"user" does not give you that. Not with smbfs ... (look at the smbmnt 
manpage, it's mostly correct except that the user needs to own the dir)

> Is -32 in 2.0.7 the same as -104 in 2.2.1b? Am I doing any better, or is it
> the same problem?

Yes. Different network code in the kernel, so the error is different (see 

> Add it to the fstab? Like so:


> OK, I'll try to reproduce the problem with the above setting. I guess I need
> to make the smbmount.log writable by anyone. But, I remember that I needed
> to make smbmnt suid, shouldn't that be enough?

No, smbmnt does not log anything.


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