where/under what do I look for relaxing the privlege requirements for mounting/accessing devices?

Patrick Bowen pbowen at fastmail.fm
Tue Apr 18 10:03:15 UTC 2006

Jim Stapleton wrote:

>Works great so far, except I get the following error when trying to
>mount SMB files still:
>mount_smbfs: can not setup kernel iconv table (ISO8859-1:tolower):
>syserr = Operation not permitted
>Also, I still have to manually do a root 'kldload smbfs' before
>mounting samba, I tried adding these two lines to rc.conf to no avail:
>Any other suggestions?
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Unless I'm mistaken, "smbfs_load="YES"" should go into 
/boot/loader.conf. Use kldstat to see if the module is loaded.


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