Re: smbmount

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Fri Jul 07 2000 - 21:29:02 CEST

On Fri, Jul 07, 2000 at 06:05:50PM +0200, Jef Knoors nicely wrote:
> >
> Thanks for helping; this is what happend:
> #smbmount //proserver/D /samba
> proserver: unknown host
> The -I option may be useful
> #smbclient -L "proserver"
> Got a positive name query response from
> <snip>
> #smbmount //proserver/D /samba -I
> Password:
> And it works !
> If this is the normal way to work with smbmount, it might be usefull
> to ask the ip number at setup.
> Thanks again. Jef

Please, try to run script with the verbose option:

                # setup -v -f samba

This setup ask you for a SERVER parameter, then it add a

                -I $SERVER

in the command line.


I'd like to conclude with a positive statement, but I can't 
remember any. Would two negative ones do?       -- Woody Allen
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