built-in samba mount

Roland Smith rsmith at xs4all.nl
Tue Sep 30 17:38:05 UTC 2008

On Tue, Sep 30, 2008 at 07:18:32PM +0300, EforeZZ wrote:
> Hello all,
> Is it possible to mount the samba share //pc/share/folder?

It should be.

> I have troubles in FreeBSD:
> I'm able to mount only //pc/share (not //pc/share/folder) and I do not have
> read access to read contents of "//pc/share" and FreeBSD does not let me to
> change the directory to "//pc/share/folder".
> Windows allows to mount //pc/share/folder and I have no access problems in
> Windows.
> Is there any solution for FreeBSD?

Read the mount_smbfs manual page (with the command 'man mount_smbfs'). A
quick look tells us that you'll need to use //user at pc/share/folder
instead of //pc/share/folder. Other options allow you to configure
access rights and owner/group attributes.

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