Mounting Network Shares in Ubuntu

1. Install ’smbfs’ & ’smbclient’ (Samba File System & Samba client)
sudo apt-get install smbfs smbclient
2- issue the command smbclient -L 192.168.1.2 -U% to generate a list of available shares
3- Create new folder for the ‘mount point’
4- sudo smbmount //192.168.1.2/Music /home/dbott/music -o username=dbott,password=mysecretpassword,uid=1000,mask=000
Un-mounting the share from the command line: sudo smbumount /home/dbott/music

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