[Samba] Can't use mount command with samba

Vizitiu, Ciprian CVizitiu at gbif.org
Tue Jun 10 22:06:55 GMT 2003

> I have a home network based on Win XP Pro, with one Linux 
> machine running Red Hat 9. All updates have been applied. 
> There's no domain controller.
> I can connect from the Linux machine to the XP machines via 
> Konqueror using smb://mymachine/myshare
> However, I can't use the mount command.
> I'm trying to use syntax like
> mount -t smbfs -o username=myname,password=mypwd 
> // /win/myshare

smbmount '\\mymachine\myshare' /mnt/xpshare -o

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