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Re: [vox-tech] SMB mounting question
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Re: [vox-tech] SMB mounting question

> I assume that //service_i_want looks like //computername/folder.

Yes, except no folder (i'm aiming for the root right now, I guess).

> Does using the computer's IP address instead of the computer name make any
> difference?

Didn't try (yet)

>  Also, do you get the same error message if you use the
> smbmount command?  i.e.   smbmount //somecomputer/somefolder /mydir

This is DEFINITELY getting me closer!  I'm now being asked for a password! :)
(Looks like the PW on that box isn't the same as my PW elsewhere 'round here)

Thanks so much!


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