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    Re: [8.10] I did sumpin bad, now it won't see Winboxes

    It seems my reply got lost. Thought I was there for a bit but backtracking in Thunar produced a "Transport endpoint is not connected" error. Reading through on a search on that message it appears...
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    Re: [8.10] I did sumpin bad, now it won't see Winboxes

    I double-checked that everything was as it ought to be according to your tutorial, opened up Thunar and lo and behold, all the machines were there (including one that I didn't realize was turned on)....
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    Re: [8.10] I did sumpin bad, now it won't see Winboxes

    Read: "browse"

    smbtree output:
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    \\XUBUNTU-B xubuntu-b server (Samba, Ubuntu)
    \\XUBUNTU-B\DESKJET-660C DESKJET-660C
    \\XUBUNTU-B\HP5150 ...
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    Re: [8.10] I did sumpin bad, now it won't see Winboxes

    I'm back, after travel and illness. Okay. I've set up fstab et al so the Xubuntu box will see network machines that are up when it boots.

    Now I am ready to try to dynamically connect.
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    Re: Mount samba shares with utf8 encoding using cifs

    Oops.. I will have to wait until it (or another transient share) returns...
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    Re: Mount samba shares with utf8 encoding using cifs

    smbtree reported an error in the netbios name line. I fixed it and now see:

    E------N
    \\XUBUNTU-B xubuntu-b server (Samba, Ubuntu)
    \\XUBUNTU-B\DESKJET-660C ...
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    Re: Mount samba shares with utf8 encoding using cifs

    Ah. /media/network had something in it, as you surmised. I fixed that last evening, before other things pulled me away.

    I created /media/athair-mor as root, chown a+w (necessary?) and mounted...
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    Re: Mount samba shares with utf8 encoding using cifs

    Wow. Waking up a long-dormant thread here.

    I followed your directions for mounting via fstab, but seem to be missing something.

    When I run mount -a I get the error message "mount error: can...
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    Re: Mount samba shares with utf8 encoding using cifs

    Thanks! What I'm looking for is a GUI browser because, while most of the network is fairly stable there are a number of shares, usually machines with shares, that come and go. (Command line simply...
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    [8.10] I did sumpin bad, now it won't see Winboxes

    Background: I had been unsuccessful in getting xubuntu 8.10 to mount shares from Win (2K & XP) machines on the local network, though pyNeighborhood would see the shares and I was successful in...
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