[Samba] How to mount a samba partition in Linux?

Stefan Schilling mail.suse at gmx.de
Tue May 14 05:07:13 GMT 2002

Guten Tag Cecil Westerhoff,

Am Dienstag, 14. Mai 2002 um 12:33 schrieb Cecil Westerhoff:

> I have installed Samba 2.2.1.a. From windows it works allright. From Linux I 
> can browse with smb://server. But I do not have write permissions. When I 
> open a console and in this console enter the command smbclient 
> //server/folder I do have write permissions. Someone told me to mount samba 
> with mount -t smb -o username=***,pasword=*** \\\folder 
> /destination, but when I do this I get mount: fs type smb not supported by 
> kernel. What do I need to do to get it working?


mount -t smbfs -o username=***,password=*** \\\folder


Mit freundlichen Grüssen
Stefan Schilling                            mailto:mail.suse at gmx.de

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