[Samba] How do users access shares?

cn at brain-biotech.de cn at brain-biotech.de
Tue Nov 9 15:39:04 UTC 2021

Am 09.11.21 um 14:21 schrieb Rob Campbell via samba:
> What I would want is for all users to have a mnt directory in their home
> that these shares would mount to.  So user 'tester' would have
> /home/tester/mnt/Photos /home/tester/mnt/Videos /home/tester/mnt/Music.  I
> guess I could create a standard mount point like /mnt/Photos /mnt/Videos
> /mnt/Music but then, how do I restrict access to what the share
> says @HOME\"Media Users"?  And how do I do I give write access to
> only @HOME\"Media Admins"?
> I used gio mount smb://fs01/Photos and that created the share in Nautilus
> but I can't use my programs with that.  I tried the symlink ln -s
> /run/user/2002/gvfs/smb-share\:server\=fs01\,share\=Photos but that symlink
> didn't work at all.

You have two options I think:




or autofs:



I used to use pam_mount but switched to autfs as ist was more convenient.


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