[Samba] YASP (Yet Another Samba Problem)

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at mch.one.pl
Sun Nov 28 20:38:57 GMT 2004

Joe Cipale wrote:
> When I attmept to mount a PC (W2K) share via my fstab, I get the
> following error message on the mount:
> "Unknown parameter encountered 'file'"
> Truth be told , samba is becoming more and more frustrating. The only
> thing I have been able to successfully do is to make visible my NFS
> mount point across my file server to my W2K machine. I am running SuSE
> 9.1, Samba 3.02a
> Enclosed is a copy of my smb.config and my fstab files:

>         file = /var/log/samba/log.smb.%m

shouldn't it be "log file" instead of "file"?

log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m

always check for errors / typos in your smb.conf using "testparm" command.


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