[svlug] mount, smbfs, ssh, and local console weirdness

Rafael Skodlar,,, raffi at linwin.com
Mon Aug 5 15:15:07 PDT 2002

I answered to a similar question [1] including an example used in real
life scenario about a week ago and haven't seen any response, either
positive or negative. You might want to see the archive. People don't
bother to help when there is no feedback.

[1] Linux/windows file sharing and authentication

Seems I get much better[?] response criticizing Redhat's RPMs or such

On Sun, Aug 04, 2002 at 11:49:23PM -0700, David Christensen wrote:
> linux.samba & svlug at lists.svlug.org:
> I have a LAN with Windows and Linux machines.  One Windows 2000 machine,
> "W2K30G", has a directory "E:\share" which is shared as "\\W2K30G\SHARE"
> with permissions "Everyone: Full Control Allow, Change Allow, and Read
> Allow".  Other Windows machines and their users can see the folder and
> read/ write/ create files without any problems.
> I would like to allow similar access for Linux machines and users.  My
> idea was to create matching user accounts "smbuser" on both machines,
> create a mount point "/share" on the Linux machine, and mount the
> Windows shared directory on the Linux machine via smbfs:


> Any suggestions?

Read books.

> TIA,
> David


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