[Samba] Re: User and group ID problems when mounting.

Michal Kurowski mkur at gazeta.pl
Sat Feb 19 12:43:31 GMT 2005

Goran Cengic [cengic at s2.chalmers.se] wrote:
> I'm using Linux kernel 2.4.29 and samba 3.0.10 with Slackware 10.1 distro and 
> I'm having trouble getting the mount.smb to respect my uid and gid options. 
> Whichever uid and gid I specify I get something strange like uid 147926 and 
> gid 101. I heard someplace that this is a bug in the smbfs kernel module but 
> in that case it has appeard after the kernel 2.4.22 since I started having 
> these problems after I upgraded from Slack 9.1 which had that kernel.

Wrong list but I'll help you 'cause I'm also a Slackware user ;-)

Bump mount.smb altogether. Use mount.cifs. 


You will have the module with 2.6 by default. For working version in
2.4 you'll need a patch.

Michal Kurowski
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