unable to mount windowsshare: fstab problem
I am having a problem with a windows share which I want to mount into a folder. I'm running ubuntu 12.04.
I'm able to connect to this Windows share via the "Connect to Server" dialog, using the following information as input.
Now I want to mount it using the terminal, or better, automatically during boot. I created the folder /media/folder (smbfs is installed) and I modified my fstab by adding the following line:
//server.name.de/path/to/sharefolder /media/folder cifs auto,user,username=shareusername,password=sharepas sword 0 0
# last line
(normally using credentials file for password, just for simplicity here...) I get "permission denied". The share shows up in my media list, but I can't access it. It works for the smb: link though. I tried specifying a "domain=AD" argument, but it doesnt work. What's the problem here, why am I not able to connect to this share via fstab? also not working with sudo mount -a.
I would be glad for any kind of suggestions what the problem is...
Last edited by steffenzi; October 2nd, 2012 at 10:14 AM.
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