[kde-linux] Connecting to a samba share at startup
blade.alslayer at gmail.com
Mon Jul 30 11:40:11 UTC 2007
On Monday 30 July 2007 14:22:50 Anne Wilson wrote:
> On Monday 30 Jul 2007, Werner Joss wrote:
> > > How can I ensure that I connect to my home directory on a server, when
> > > I log
> > > in to a session?
> > Anne,
> > you could create a shellscript in your ~/.kde/env directory, e.g.
> > smbmount.sh,
> > which mounts the samba share via smbmount command.
> > scripts in ~/.kde/env are executed automatically at login.
> Yes, of course. I should have remembered that. Could you give me an
> example of the syntax for passing username and password? I've little
> experience of shellscripts, and none for this kind of job. Thanks
Better use mount (it will call smbmount):
mount -t smbfs -o username=myname password=mypass //service/path /mount/point
If you would like to mount the samba share on boot, you could add a fstab
entry for it too:
//service/path /mount/point smbfs username=myname,password=mypass 0 0
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