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Mount a windows share on linux

How can i mount a windows share on my linux box? this is quite simple mount -t cifs -o username=yourusername,password=yourpassword //path/onwindows/server/ /your/linux/mountpoint/ This command lets you mount the network share on the fly, to unmount use: umount /your/linux/mountpoint/ To make the mountpoint permanent you have to add the following entry to your /etc/fstab //path/onwindows/server/ /your/linux/mountpoint/… Read More »