[Samba] Write permissions denied only when connecting via mount -t cifs

TAKAHASHI Motonobu monyo at monyo.com
Fri Mar 25 05:52:26 MDT 2011

From: Howard Cole <howardnews at selestial.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Mar 2011 23:38:47 +0000

> I can happily mount the share, however It only mounts read only.
> If I connect to the share using the smbclient utility - I can write.


> mount -t cifs // /media/w -o guest,rw    (read only?)
> Can anyone tell me how to mount in Read/Write mode?

To set "noperm" option with "mount -t cifs" will solve your problem?
"noperm" means to ignore permissions on client side generated by

TAKAHASHI Motonobu <monyo at samba.gr.jp>

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