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Bug 116090 - No smbfs support in kernel 2.6.1-1.65
No smbfs support in kernel 2.6.1-1.65
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2004-02-17 23:19 EST by Ron Patterson
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-02-18 07:39:01 EST
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Description Ron Patterson 2004-02-17 23:19:12 EST
Description of problem:
No smbfs support in 2.6.1-1.65

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Try to mount smbfs or load smbfs module by hand.

Steps to Reproduce:
1.mount -t smbfs -o username=fred //winbox/share /mnt or
2.modprobe smbfs
Actual results:
ERROR: smbfs filesystem not supported by the kernel
Please refer to the smbmnt(8) manual page
smbmnt failed: 255


FATAL: Module smbfs not found.

Expected results:
filesystem to mount or module to load

Additional info:
Smbfs support should be included in stock kernel.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2004-02-18 00:35:22 EST
It was replaced by cifs, IIRC.
Comment 2 Dave Jones 2004-02-18 07:39:01 EST
indeed. use cifs instead.

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