[CentOS] Unable to mount SMB drive

Fri Feb 3 03:15:52 UTC 2006
Jim Perrin <jperrin at gmail.com>

On 2/2/06, Benjamin Smith <lists at benjamindsmith.com> wrote:
> I have a Windows Server 2003 system I'm trying to back up to a Linux host.
> when I access the share with smbclient, I can "see" the files (`ls` returns a
> list of files, etc)
> smbclient -U shareuser //server/sharename password
> But, when I try to actually mount the drive, I get "permission denied" errors
> trying to access the drive. (EG: using `df`) Running the following command
> takes about 10 seconds:

Have you checked the permissions and user accessibility? Is selinux
active on the system?

Jim Perrin
System Architect - UIT
Ft Gordon & US Army Signal Center