smbmount doesn't work properly
dave at lined.nl
Sun Apr 25 15:54:39 GMT 2004
Please excuse my grammer, i'm not a native...
I have a weird problem using smbmount.
When I try to mount a share using the following command, the "uid"
parameter doesn't seem to work properly.
mount -t smbfs -o username=my_name,uid=621,password=*** //lined/d /mnt/test
As fas as I understood from the man pages all files should, after the
mount, be owned by uid 621, but this is not the case. The directory
/mnt/test is owned by uid 621 but all files and directories inside
/mnt/test are owned by the original uid's as on the system where I mount
The rights on de samba server seem to be OK because when I boot this
computer with a knoppix cdrom the exact same mount command gives the
My system is a gentoo 2004 system using kernel 2.6.4. The filesystem I
use is ext3.
The samba version I use currently is 3.0.2a but I've tried the 2 serie
as well, also without any success.
The configure command I used to build samba.
./configure --prefix=/usr --bindir=/usr/sbin --libdir=/etc/samba
--sbindir=/usr/sbin --sysconfdir=/etc/samba --localstatedir=/var/log \
--with-winbind-auth-challenge --with-sendfile-support \
--without-smbwrapper --without-sambabook --without-automount
--without-spinlocks --with-libsmbclient --with-netatalk --with-smbmount \
--with-profile --with-quotas --with-syslog --with-msdfs --with-utmp
I'm realy stuck here. What else can I do except reinstalling samba
because that doesn't seem to work.
Thanks in advantage
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