[Samba] Errors accessing smbfs share after upgrade to redhat ES4.0

Felipe Alfaro Solana felipe.alfaro at gmail.com
Mon May 22 21:12:08 GMT 2006

> I used to mount following share using samba client on
> RHEL 3.0 without any problems. Then I installed ES4.0
> and I started seeing problems with these samba shares.
> I have following line in fstab to mount the share :

Instead of using smfs, try using cifs, as smbfs is somewhat deprecated
in newer 2.6 kernels. In my case, I tried using smfs with RHEL-ES 4.0
and had no luck. However, cifs works flawlessly.

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