[Samba] cannot mount - please help

Dmitry Kirsanov dmitry at kirsanov.com
Sat Apr 13 21:52:02 GMT 2002

Thanks a lot - this fixed it!

Sylvestre Taburet wrote:
> Le Mercredi 10 Avril 2002 22:41, vous avez ?crit :
>>I installed Samba under Mandrake 8.2 to access a win98 box. The windows
>>machine has 2 partitions, C: and D:. Now I can mount the //winbox/c
>>partition from within linux and access it without a problem. With
>>//winbox/d, I can access it using smbclient, transfer files back and
>>forth etc. But when I try to mount it, it mounts without errors, however
>>any attempt to access the mounted tree results in trouble (mc segfaults,
>>console dies, etc.). An attempt to unmount it can't succeed as it's
>>"busy". After that linux cannot even shutdown properly, hanging when it
>>tries to unmount //winbox/d.
>>Any ideas? What can I do to debug this problem?
> Hi
> It's a kernel problem. Should be fixed soon (check out 
> http://people.mandrakesoft.com/~quintela/update/ for a fixed kernel (be 
> careful, that kernel is not official and might be breaking other things)
> Cheers

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