Re: Mounting Windows Samba shares without using smbfs
Arthur Marsh wrote:
The format of the /etc/fstab entry changed, requiring the IP address
of the remote system rather than just the NetBIOS name:
In my system, now using smbfs 3.0.28-2+b1, I've always cifs-mounted
Windows shares using the name of the host, not the IP.
There is, however, an entry for that host in /etc/hosts. It might not
work without that, but I've never tried.
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