"Richard B. Talley" <email@example.com> writes:
[snip - smbmount problems]
> I learned a new Linux installation needs to be told where to find other
> machines. DNS or a local file (HOSTS ?) or -I switch.
The file is /etc/hosts.
If you install samba you can use nmblookup to find out the address. I
think newer (2.1.x kernel) versions of smbmount will do this
automatically. Try `nmblookup the-computer' (or nmblookup -d 2 '*').
Carey Evans http://home.clear.net.nz/pages/c.evans/
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