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I would like to access and copy some files to an SMB share. These commands work with sudo, no username/password is needed:

mount.cifs // ~/share/ -o rw
cp *pdf share/
umount share/

Is there a way to do this as non-root user?

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Either you add a mount option

mount.cifs // ~/share/ -o rw username=XYXY,password=XYXYXY

or you write a textfile

gedit ~/.smbcredentials

with the content:



After that type

sudo chmod 600 ~/.smbcredentials

Now try mounting:

mount.cifs // ~/share/ -o rw credentials=~/.smbcredentials

For reference:

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