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

Christian PERRIER bubulle at debian.org
Mon Mar 14 17:19:53 UTC 2011

Quoting Luk Claes (Luk.Claes at UGent.be):
> Hi
> >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
> cifs-utils.

I see no objection. Additionnally, this should wake up the development of
the cifs-utils package. IIRC, we're lagging a few versions after

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