[Samba] user mount problems

Joel Hammer Joel at HammersHome.com
Sat Jan 11 00:13:00 GMT 2003

Well, like the man says, install smbmnt suid root.
chmod +s smbmnt (where ever smbmnt is) might work.
man chmod has more detail.
You may have to fool with your fstab file, too.


On Sat, Jan 11, 2003 at 10:29:32PM +0100, Viktor Pirard wrote:
> Hi, i'm trying to get samba read write to work on my computer. I can write as root, but when i added this to my fsab 
> //PLAYER/UPLOAD /home/ftpa/upload2 smbfs user,rw,username=xxx,password=xxx 0 0 
> and try to do a 
> i get. 
> smbmnt must be installed suid root for direct user mounts (1011,1011)
> smbmnt failed: 1
> What should i do? 
> Any help would be appreciated 
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