mounting network NTFS drive on FreeBSD

Manolis Kiagias sonicy at
Thu Jun 25 18:47:54 UTC 2009

Zbigniew Szalbot wrote:
> Hello,
> I am trying to figure out how to mount a network NTFS drive
> (\backups) on a FreeBSD system.
> Can you point me to the appropriate documentation? The Handbook
> mentions the mount command but I am not sure I can do it using mount?
> Or can I?
> Thank you very much in advance!
> Zbigniew Szalbot

Effectively, you will be mounting a Samba (SMB) share and not an NTFS
drive (the latter would be the case if it were made available locally).
See the man page for mount_smbfs

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