cifs mount not working after 9.10 upgrade

Joep L. Blom jlblom at
Sun Nov 1 00:44:52 UTC 2009

Chris Jones wrote:
> Hi,
>> I have just upgraded to the new 9.10 release and my smb connections  
>> work
>> automatically. I don't need to do a mount.cifs to see my shared
>> directories on my Windows systems. To be correct I haven't tried a
>> mount.cifs for obvious reasons.
> I think it depends on the accessibility your shares have - If they  
> don't require a login  then your approach probably works fine.  Mine  
> do, and I have only ever been able to get them mounted with the full  
> mount.cifs command I posted earlier, with access credentials.
> Chris
They require a login but I have Linux and Windows users shared and a;; 
users are also users on the main server.

More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list