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Old 12-16-2003
Mount W2K share on Redhat Linux

How do I mount a Windows 2K share on Redhat Linux?

I tried this: mount -t smbfs -o username=administrator,password=mypassword //machine/share

But it just returns the help for the mount commandSmilie
# 2  
Old 12-16-2003
Ok, now I tried this:
mount -t smbfs -o username=administrator,password=mypass //machine/share /mnt/samba

and I get this: Could not resolve mount point /mnt/samba
# 3  
Old 12-16-2003
Hi,

Do you have smbfs support on the kernel ?

Try to use the smbmount command... do man smbmount
# 4  
Old 12-16-2003
Nevermind, I got it. I had to create /mnt/samba. Thanx anyways.

This is pretty awesome. Now I can access my windows box by PUTTYing (ssh) into my linux box and mounting the root share on the w2k boxSmilie.

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