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

George Farris farrisg at mala.bc.ca
Tue May 14 08:34:07 GMT 2002

Take a look at pam_mount as well.  Lets you mount samba shares when you
login to your workstation with extra passwords.

On Tue, 2002-05-14 at 05:05, Stefan Schilling wrote:
> 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?
> Hi!
> Try:
> mount -t smbfs -o username=***,password=*** \\\folder
> /destination
> Stefan
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farrisg at mala.bc.ca                    Malaspina University-College

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