Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 371701
mount.cifs not handling native format unc strings correctly with subshares
Last modified: 2007-11-16 20:15:00 EST
I have a [public] share set up on a samba server. That share has a 'p1'
directory in it. I can mount this directory using the following format:
...but not with:
The difference is in how mount.cifs is parsing the string. When using forward
slashes as a delimiter, the options string looks like this:
...with backslashes I get an option string like this:
...mount.cifs is not correctly stripping the "p1" off of the unc string and
adding the prefixpath option with native format UNC strings.
actually...now that I look, this bug and bug 370501 are pretty closely related.
I'll close this as a dupe, since I think we can fix both in userspace...
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 370501 ***