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Re: how to mount a windows 'share' under linux

On Sat, 27 Nov 2004, will trillich wrote:

> we'd like to automate backups from the office windo~1 box using rsync.
> we can do it usnig samba and the ftp-like interface, but all timestamps
> are lost this way (unless there's an option we've missed).

smbmount is the command that you want.

> we googled for things like 'mount windows share under linux filesystem'
> and get .exe downloadables and tutorials on the fhs...

This search has a lot of relevant links so using rsync on Windows.  That 
way you won't even have to smbmount the shares:


Matt Perry | matt at primefactor dot com

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