[Samba] can't write to cifs shares

Chris smb23 at realcomputerguy.com
Thu Aug 24 20:12:20 GMT 2006

On Thursday 24 August 2006 11:59, David McGlone wrote:
> First, I sent this E-Mail to the samba-cifs but it seems nobody is on
> that list because I cannot find any archives so I'll give this list a
> shot.

The linux-cifs-client list is active.

> I am having a severe problem with cifs.

> For some reason, I cannot write to the shares that I mount no matter
> what I try.
> I added this to my fstab file:
> // /media/d cifs  
> credentials=/home/david/.smbpasswd,uid=david,gid=david 0 0
> // /media/e        cifs    
> credentials=/home/david/.smbpasswd,uid=                              
>             david,gid=david 0 0

> I would like to be able to mount as user and write to them as user.

man fstab
man mount

(hint: look for the "user" option)

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