Posts Tagged ‘Samba’

Mounting Windows based shares in Linux

Posted: 5th August 2011 by Babar Shafiq in System Administration, Tips
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  Mounting Windows based shares on Linux is a relatively simple process. If the share is on a Windows XP, Server 2000 or NT machine you can use the following command: mount -t smbfs -o username=username //server/share /mountpoint However for Server 2003 the above command will not work so you simply change smbfs for cifs […]