mounting shares on diff networks

Urban Widmark urban at
Mon Jan 28 10:46:20 GMT 2002

On Mon, 28 Jan 2002, Vivek Malik wrote:

> How can i use smbmount to mount the share avaliable on say
> using smbmount.

mount -t smbfs -o username=foo,ip= //netbios/share /mnt/smb

netbios must be the netbios name for some servers to accept you (win9x).
For NT/2k/XP it should work with the ip number there. Some NT boxes will
fail unless you also give it a correct "workgroup=..." option.


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