Unable to mount a samba parittion by normal user

Sasha Tsykin stsykin at gmail.com
Thu Jan 26 10:39:04 UTC 2006

Luca Manganelli wrote:
> Hi, I am not able to mount a samba partition by normal user, but only with sudo:
> trap at acer:~$ mount /mnt/katia/
> cannot mount on /mnt/katia: Operation not permitted
> smbmnt failed: 1
> the entry on /etc/fstab is:
> //katia/D   /mnt/katia  smbfs   rw,users,noauto,rw,uid=1000 1   1
you can never use the mount command as a normal user. It is nothing to 
do with samba.


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