command mounts a share from a remote server using SMB/CIFS protocol.
The options are as follows:
-E cs1 : cs2
Do not use NetBIOS name resolver and connect directly to
which can be either a valid DNS name or an IP address.
for lower/upper case conversion routines.
Set the locale for case conversion.
tries to use an environment variable
to determine it.
-M crights : srights
Assign access rights to the newly created connection.
Do not ask for a password.
At run time,
file for additional configuration parameters and a password.
If no password is found,
prompts for it.
-O cowner : cgroup / sowner : sgroup
Assign owner/group attributes to the newly created connection.
How many retries should be done before the SMB requester decides to drop
Default is 4.
Timeout in seconds for each request.
Default is 15.
This option specifies the workgroup to be used in the authentication request.
option which affects name representation.
can be one of the following:
All existing file names are converted to lower case.
Newly created file gets a lower case.
All existing file names are converted to upper case.
Newly created file gets an upper case.
-f mode , -d mode
Specify permissions that should be assigned to files and directories.
The values must be specified as octal numbers.
Default value for the file mode
is taken from mount point, default value for the directory mode adds execute
permission where the file mode gives read permission.
Note that these permissions can differ from the rights granted by SMB
-u uid , -g gid
User ID and group ID assigned to files.
The default are owner and group IDs from
the directory where the volume is mounted.
// user @ server [:port1 [:port2 / share
command will use
as the NetBIOS name of remote computer,
as the remote user name and
as the resource name on a remote server.
arguments can be used to override default values of port numbers used
by communication protocols.
For SMB over NetBIOS default value for
are 139, and
Path to mount point.
Keeps static parameters for connections and other information.
The following example illustrates how to connect to SMB server
and mount shares