[Samba] Mount share in Ubuntu

Reindl Harald h.reindl at thelounge.net
Sun Dec 4 10:10:35 UTC 2016

i am sick of people which directly reply instead to the list so that 
others continue trying to help because nobody knows about solved problems

Am 04.12.2016 um 10:14 schrieb Henry:
> yes, ampersand :)
> I have included the password in quotes in fstab
> On Sun, Dec 4, 2016 at 7:55 PM, Reindl Harald via samba
> <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:
>> Am 04.12.2016 um 03:41 schrieb Henry via samba:
>>> I have a samba server with three shares.
>>> I would like to permanently mount one of these shares in a Ubuntu
>>> server. I have read the following guide:
>>> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MountWindowsSharesPermanently#Mount_password_protected_network_folders
>>> This guide states that I need to amend fstab and then use "mount -a"
>>> I have included the following in fstab:
>>> //aphrodite/Personal /mnt/samba_personal cifs
>>> username=henry,password=":)",iocharset=utf8  0  0
>>> When I try to mount this share I get:
>>> root at pve:~# mount -a
>>> mount error(13): Permission denied
>>> Refer to the mount.cifs(8) manual page (e.g. man mount.cifs)
>>> I know the username & password are correct so am unsure of what the
>>> problem may be
>> special chars in the password?

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