How do you automatically mount a Samba share?

Fábio Mendes niels_bohr at
Wed Sep 22 17:09:14 UTC 2004

> I know how to do it from the command line, but I want the shares to
> automatically mount to directories under my home directory every time
> I log on. Also, I want to be prompted for the password, unless it is the
> same password I am using to log on to Ubuntu.
> Do not tell me to add the lines to fstab -- it is bad practice to hard-code
> passwords like that. What is the "proper" way to do this in Ubuntu? The
> way a "desktop user" should be able to do it, without having to resort
> to the command line?

I think linneighbhood will do the trick. apt-get it!


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