[Samba] mount using smbfs RW ?

Adam Nielsen adam.nielsen at uq.edu.au
Thu Mar 16 02:08:12 GMT 2006

> mount -t smbfs //samba-server/files /mnt/files/ -o \
> rw,username=username,password=xxxx
> the share mounts but not RW, only ever manage to mount it RO.
> can anyone offer a suggestion ?

Either the username and password only has read-only access, or you've
got the wrong username and/or password and the server is mapping you to
the guest account (which then has read only access.)


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