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Applies to:

All versions of Cryptshare Server

Purpose:

This is an example on mounting Windows shares on Cryptshare Appliances


Solution:

  1. log in as root on your appliance
  2. install the tool cifs-utils using the following command

    cifs-utils
    zypper in cifs-utils
  3. create a mount point for the mount of Windows share called e.g. windows-share

    mount point
    mkdir /mnt/windows-share
  4. add the following line into the file /etc/fstab

    fstab
    //<IP or DNS name of the Windows server>/<name of share> /mnt/windows-share cifs username=<USER>,password=<PASSWORD>,file_mode=0777,dir_mode=0777,vers=2.0 0 0

    <USER> user with access to the shared folder
    <PASSWORD> password of the user mentioned above

  5. execute following command to mount the Windows share

    mount
    mount -a