Ubuntu Error copying - Unexpected SMB Signiture

Whilst downloading files using SABnzbd, my terminal gets flooded with CIFS errors. The downloads directory is a Windows shared directory, on the host computer. The user has full read/write privileges via a Windows Domain account. Write to the disk seems to work fine, and some files are written, but ...

Ubuntu Samba and /etc/fstab: problems.

Platform: Ubuntu 8.10 AMD64Problem:when i try to mount a directory on Windows Server 2003 with this command:user@ubuntu810server:~$ sudo smbmount //10.0.0.100/christopher /mnt/backup -o user=Christopherthis prompt me the password, i put in and all works fine. When i try to mount it with this line in ...

Ubuntu pam.mount error: w/return = -13

I've a problem using windows shares. Everytime when I login I only get the following error messages:Cifs VFS: Unexpected SMB Signature Cifs VFS: Send Error in SessSetup = -13 Cifs VFS: cifs_mount failed w/return code = -13When I ty to mount manually I also get the error number -22. But nowhere I can ...

Solaris 9 as a CIFS server

I have a lab which consist of both Linux and Windows machines. I have a Solaris 9 x86 server which is handing out a SANS Storage Array to each of the machines. Solaris is using NFS to talk with the Linux boxes. I know that i have to use CIFS to talk with the Windows boxes, but i do not fully underst ...

Upgrading Level O to level 2 fails

Upgrading a level 0 to level 2 fails.Here is a part of the trace_rxa.log file.At a certain moment it states access denied. What is the authentication used for distribution ?006-03-07 16:15:14.437+01:00 com.ibm.tivoli.remoteaccess.WindowsProtocol stripUNCfromPath w2k3ent.TEST.BE IP Exit, return value ...

smbclient "get" problems on virtual SVN server

I recently finished setting up a secondary Ubuntu 10.10 SVN server as a virtual machine in Hyper V. I began copying svnadmin dumps over smbclient to the new machine but started running into some strange errors that are difficult to research:smb: \Subversion\> get jms.dump parallel_read returned N ...

Ubuntu Samba and PAM mount

Greetings!I have the following problem:What I have: 1. Domain controller of Windows Server 2008 R2 with domain "domain.com";2. CentOS 5.5 server, as Samba-server for users /home partitions;3. Ubuntu Server 10.10. Users will login here with there /home directories mounted from CentOS.All th ...

Ubuntu Server 8.10 super slow file transfer to XP

I am trying to copy files from Ubuntu Server 8.10 to Windows XP. I have tried what seems to be every combo of mount, mount.cifs, smbmount, smb.conf options, socket options, windows settings, and still cannot get more than 70kbps transfer rate to my XP machine. Both boxes have Gigabit ethernet going ...

Ubuntu CIFS VFS: Unexpected lookup error -112

I'm having some trouble locating information on this, I'm using Ubuntu Intrepid Ibex 64-bit - output of dmesg | tail:[84887.404143] CIFS VFS: Unexpected lookup error -112[84897.404033] CIFS VFS: Unexpected lookup error -112[84907.404031] CIFS VFS: Unexpected lookup error -112[84917.405184] CIFS VFS: ...

Ubuntu mount via cifs does not show all files - smb does

I have got my MP3 collection on a NAS (a CISCO NSLU2) on a share called media. I am running ubuntu 9.10.Mapping it in Windows XP works fine.Browsing it in Nautilus via SMB (I guess?) works fine too.But when I mount it I can only see the directories starting with "h", everything else is not ...

NFS or SMB/CIFS for Ubuntu and OSX connection?

For about two months ago I finished switching our community radio station (Resonance104.4FM) over to Ubuntu 8.10. Having little experience it was in parts both harrowing and educational! The only computer that didn't get switched over was an PPC Apple laptop running Tiger. This serves as our playout ...

Ubuntu problem with mount freenas smb/cifs/usf share on client

I am trying to mount a smb share hosted on freenas in kubuntu.The kbrower sees it and i can do all the read writes needed, however i am finding backup software like "keep" will not allow me to select the share and write to it. My thought was to mount the share on the client to see if it re ...

Ubuntu Unable to mount smb shares with cifs

This was not really a problem, I forgot to give that user access in smb.conf on the server ...OBSOLETE:Hi,i'm running Breezy on a laptop and want to have access to the shares on my server (192.168.0.1). The server is running Fedora Core 2 with samba-3.0.10 and I can access all the shares correctly f ...

Ubuntu mirror a folder to a mounted share - NFS/SMB/CIFS

hii want to simply mirror /home to a remote mounted share /mnt/backup/homethe share is permanently mounted in fstab and can be NFS or SMB/CIFS/home contains a number of users data so the process needs to run with su privileges and it must also be able to be run unattended as a cron jobfiles in the m ...

Ubuntu Samba issue: smbfs & cifs = slow; kio slave smb:/ = fast ??

I've been transferring large amounts of files from a Windows XP machine to Ubuntu and thought it was a bit slow (around 1Mb/second) using a drive mounted with SMBFS in /etc/fstab. I changed this to CIFS to see if it was any better, but it was about the same.Aha, I thought, let's try using konqueror ...

Ubuntu mounting NAS via smb-cifs

HiI have a really annoying problem on my newly installed mythbuntu 8.10 htpc.I have a Synology NAS (ntfs/smb)where I store all video and music files, and I want to access this NAS from mythtv.I mount the NAS directory via /etc/fstab and a sudo mount -a command in /etc/rc.local.Everything is working ...

Ubuntu [IDEA] GUI for Mounting CIFS/SMB Shares

Permanent mounting of SMB/CIFS shares via GUI would be beneficial to some. ...

Ubuntu Stupid CIFS/SMB Questions

I'm trying to modify my /etc/fstab to automount a NAS drive. I connect via samba at smb://media/share. When I set mout to //media/share it can't connect. I can get an ip address to work, but my internal IP address can change. Is there a way to get the lan name to work? ...

Ubuntu Rsync to SMB/CIFS share?

Is it possible to rsync to a samba/CIFS share? If so, how would I do this?Is there any issues with doing such a thing?What disadvantages would there be over using NFS instead? ...

Ubuntu 9.10 Nautilus - Cannot access FreeNAS CIFS/SMB folder containing more than 627 files

Attempts to access a folder on a FreeNAS CFIS/SMB share via Ubuntu 9.10 Nautilus that contains more than 627 files results in: The folder contents could not be be displayed (Invalid argument) and inability to view folder contents.Test Case:**************************1. On local hard disk, create two ...

Ubuntu Cannot access SMB/CIFS in applications' file browser dialog

Running Ubuntu 9.04 (AMD64), I can mount a SMB share quite easily using the Nautilus/Gnome utilities. The drive is then mounted under ~/.gvfs/share_name and I can easily access it from Nautilus or from a terminal window.However, several applications I'd like to use, like the included Transmission Bi ...

About SMB (CIFS) example code

I am looking for the example source code forthe Common Internet File System (CIFS) on serverand client site. Can anybody tell me where I can find it? ...

Sending & Receiving SMB / CIFS Messages

I am new to network programming and have a requirement to send / receive SMB messages from a Windows client. I have searched through MSDN and cannot find any reference to any API capable of doing this. Does anyone have any suggestions? How could I accomplish this? Where should I start?For example, I ...

Slow CIFS/SMB Traversal with Ubuntu, Fast with Arch Linux

I've got cifs mounted windows share on two linux systems here, an older system running Arch Linux with kernel 2.6.21, and my brand new Ubuntu system with kernel 2.6.31-17.If I do "ls -R" on the cifs mounted share (which is on a Windows 7 machine) on the older Arch linux system, it takes ab ...

Ubuntu [Hardy] SMB/CIFS Shares no longer have trash?

I've been using Ubuntu since 2006, often having samba shares mounted on my computer, for example the shared music and photo storage in our house. These shares used to be mounted with smbfs, now are mounted with cifs.In the past (feisty, etc), any files I deleted from a mounted share would be moved t ...

Ubuntu Permission issues with smb and cifs

Have been using smbfs to mount my windows shares for the past few weeks, with no problems, except from having change permission errors while copying/moving some files to the shares (the shares are on a windows machine). The files still copied/moved none the less.Having read about how amazing cifs is ...

Ubuntu CIFS/SMB in a multi-user Windows environment

Hullo,I'm trialling a Kubuntu machine in a Windows office. I've just got a test machine working with winbind and samba, so users can login and authenticate against our domain controller. Now I want to set-up the shares.When users login in Windows they automatically find two mapped network drives: th ...

Ubuntu Nautilus and ls give different listings on SMB mount point

Mounting a Windows SMB share bysudo mount -t cifs //bhtdata/infostore /G -o username=******,password=******An ls of /G shows an expected listing of files on the share:5mb-file.binAcademic Planning and ResearchApplied Design in IndustryAppLog_Jan21_2004.evtAutomotive, Transport & EngineeringBDGMB ...

Ubuntu CIFS lock up in 10.04

I have 10.04 server (upgraded from 9.10) running on a box with a samba share from another box (8.04.2 desktop) mounted as//web.lan/fs /mnt/smb/web.lan cifs defaults 0 0Sometimes this works fine. When it works, I notice, however, the following message in dmesg logCIFS VFS: server <ip of 8.04.2 hos ...

SMB/CIFS Mount read only in ubuntu

ok here goes. I followed everything in this tutorial and links. I threw the stuff in my fstab, made the .credentials, and it all works, except I have read only access.Here is my line in fstabCode: ...

Ubuntu smb/cifs utf8 and Rhythmbox

I have mounted some of my NAS shareds with iocharset utf8 and in nautilus the files appear with proper accented characters.however when browsing the library through rhythmbox, they are not picked up correctly as per attached.any ideas why? ...

Ubuntu SMB/CIFS file sharing to windows

Can anyone point me to the best (i.e. easiest and quickest) place to get info on how to setup samba to talk to a windows xp machine on my network? ...

Ubuntu [rant] SMB/Samba/CIFS bites!!!!!

After years of being in existence, and many iterations, it seems that these network files systems just can't be made to work simply and easily. I have tried for years to get it working on my home network, through multiple versions of Ubuntu, XP, Vista and now Windows 7. I've followed MS wizards, res ...

Ubuntu smb/cifs and samba don't install correctly

I am new to Ubuntu and just installed 11.10 on my machine. I initially down loaded both of these programs via "ubuntu software center. they both claimed they were installed, however, during the install it stopped and said "installarchives() failed reading database" I selected OK and i ...

Mount a CIFS share hosted on Windows Server 2008 with Windows 2003 DC

Has anyone successfully mounted a CIFS share from a Windows 2008 box (with or without a Windows domain)? AIX version is 5.3 TL07. We upgraded a file server from 2003 to 2008 and noticed that a particular CIFS share will no longer mount. We have a few other CIFS mounts which connect to other servers ...

Ubuntu CIFS configuration problem in 10.04

I am trying to configure a CIFS/SMB file server and am getting the following message after installing Samba, setting up the smb.conf on the server, and the fstab file on the client computer:mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on //192.168.0.2/business,missing codepage or helper program, ...

Ubuntu CIFS configuration problem in 10.04

I am trying to configure a CIFS/SMB file server and am getting the following message after installing Samba, setting up the smb.conf on the server, and the fstab file on the client computer:mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on //192.168.0.2/business,missing codepage or helper program, ...

SuSe 10.2 - mount.cifs

I'm having a problem copying a file to a mounted network drive on my system. I have SuSe 10.2 installed. I can mount the network drive without any problems by doing the following:mount.cifs //192.168.3.160/share1 /mnt/share1 -o,rw,uid=root,user=public%publicAlthough it mounts fine (mounting as root) ...

Ubuntu crashes uppon accessing smb mount

I've recently reinstalled Ubuntu and I'm now trying to mount my smb shares in my /etc/fstab, I used this guide : http://www.mattvanstone.com/2007/11/automatically-mounting-windows-smb-shares-in-ubuntu-v3/A couple of lines from my /etc/fstab://192.168.1.100/home /media/Home cifs auto,iocharset=utf8,u ...

Installing SUSE 10.3 via SMB

I have just shared two computers containing Win XP. One of them has a DVD-ROM and another, not. I want to install SUSE 10.3 on DVD-ROM-less system. Shall I use SMB/CIFS? if so, How? ...

Suse 11.3 samba connect to smb share?

Ok,I have samba setup on suse 11.3 with kde 4.4.4 and have been sharing files with other computers. however, i have a problem seeing unsecured smb shares from a ubuntu server in suse. xbmc and windows 7 see them fine. if i try to mount from cl with mount -t cifs -o guest //Servername/ /mnt/foldernam ...

Bad domain when trying to mount cifs

I am on FC5 and used to be able to mount -t cifs to a Windoz share {until a few hours ago}. I use a credentials file /etc/samba/auth.smb for the account & PW. My /etc/samba/smb.conf file has the workgroup name correctly identifying the correct domain. I know people say this all the time, but not ...

Mounting CIFS

I am attempting to mount a folder in samba to a folder in my home directory using fstab.The smb path is smb://office/G Drive/Music to be mounted to the path /home/Stephen/MusicI am not sure if you create the Music folder in the home directory first, but my problem is that the path has a space in it. ...

Windows has Recovered from an Unexpected Shutdown

so heres whats happening recently i have been receiving the windows message "windows has Recovered from an Unexpected Shutdown" randomly... i dont know what triggered this because it happens occasionally on shutdown and i get the blue screen but a lot of the time i dont see the bluescreen. ...

No DNS on the internal network; CIFS share password save?

Ok, this is my first post because after the Fedora 8 setup on my "new" PC, two things have me stumped. I can't seem to find the answer anywhere, maybe because there are too many 'hits' to sort through. In case it matters, I am running KDE and my cable router is a DGL-4100.#1...Whenever I u ...

cifs rempte share

I have two Kubuntu Hardy computers which I want to access a Remote Share on a Windaows XP machine. One is a desktop the other a Toshiba LaptopBoth machines have the same fstab entry://192.168.72.1/D$ /media/<my_share> cifs rw,credentials=/home/bob/<my_credentials_file>,uid=1000.gid=1000 ...

mounting a CIFS share on startup

I have a Xtreamer media center which has an option to auto mount shares on startup.The streamer uses this Linux distrib:Linux myxtreamer 2.6.12.6-VENUS #72 Thu Jan 13 18:54:10 KST 2011 mips unknownThis script was created when choosing the automount option:/etc/init.d/S60netshortcut#!/bin/shsleep 10i ...

mount.cifs problems

I'm trying to mount some shares (from a windows 2003 server) on a centOS 4.1 machine to no avail. I keep getting "Operation not permitted" . It works well from a command line AND using root but I must mount the shares as a different user.Here is an example of what I have:server = windows 2 ...

File Sharing Between Ubuntu Machines: SMB share mounted where?

I am new to Ubuntu and have installed on 2 separate machines. I am trying to set up file sharing between them.On the "server" I set up a share on my home folder by right-clicking and setting "share options". It needed to install smb stuff, so I said OK and it did and then reboote ...

Weired CIFS issue

I have tried posting in the Fedora section and on the Fedora Forums website but no success so I am trying this forum as well. This is the problem I'm having and I couldn't find a solution anywhere:I have a Fedora Core4 (FC4) server sharing an array via SMB on a mixed network (Linux/Win/OsX), two of ...