Help needed mounting drives on a Mac OSX fileserver

GDB-B&W-X.3.9 dougburton at
Sun Oct 2 18:48:55 UTC 2005

On Oct 2, 2005, at 2:09 PM, Seth Hasani wrote:

> <quote who="GDB-B&W-X.3.9" on Sun, Oct 02, 2005 at 01:19:55PM EDT>
>> I want to be able to set it to mount the drives as before in fstab.
>> Anyone have any ideas?
> In my case I use samba on the OS X machine. Here's how I have it in 
> fstab:
> // /media/music smbfs 
> rw,users,uid=1000,credentials=/etc/samba/jinx 0 0
> I use "users" and mount it under /media so I can unmount it easily from
> gnome if needs be, and the credentials file /etc/samba/jinx I use is 
> chmod
> 640 root:admin
> $ cat /etc/samba/jinx
> username=smbname
> password=smbpassword
> Seth

Thanks Seth, but I finally got it working under NFS.  I forgot to setup 
the hosts file to reflect the IP address of the server.

Just a message from Doug...

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