[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#504690: [smbfs] mount.cifs fails to mount MS DFS shares (object is remote)

Luk Claes Luk.Claes at UGent.be
Mon Mar 14 10:17:00 UTC 2011


> unable to mount microsoft dfs share
> as root:
> mount -t cifs -o credentials=/root/user.txt -o workgroup=WG -o rw   
> //test.domain.de/DB_001/Project/BO2 /root/bo2
> error message: object is remote
> the same share can be accessed using smbclient.
> (Ubuntu 8.1, official release-no beta, does not work either)
> PS: same bug opened unter kernel package - I do not know
> where the bug is really located.

This should now only be a matter of installing the package keyutils  
anymore. I guess we should put that package in the Recommends of  



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