Re: Can't mount CIFS
On Fri, May 1, 2009 at 10:00 AM, Richard Nelson <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 10:10 PM, Juergen Fiedler
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> This is the first entry in my life.cfg:
>>> label live
>>> menu label Live
>>> kernel debian-live/i386/vmlinuz-2.6.26-2-486
>>> append initrd=debian-live/i386/initrd.img-2.6.26-2-486 boot=live union=aufs netboot=cifs nfsroot=//192.168.1.1/bootimage/
> That looks ok.
> It has been several years since I used the cifs, and I know you are
> running a windows server, but with samba as the server I used these
> map to guest = Bad Password
> guest account = root
> comment = debian-live server
> path = /path/to/live
> read only = yes
> guest ok = yes
> locking = no
> Do the logs on the windows server show any attempts to connect?
No trace of any attempt to connect. I think it may have to do with the
lack of /sbin/mount.cifs in the initrd.
Is live-helper normally supposed to put that in the initrd if I
specify cifs as the root filesystem, or do I have to add that to
LH_LINUX_PACKAGES or someting?