Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

Exactly like the title, I managed to open smb nas share from nautilus and bookmark it or map it for future access.

Now i'd like to access it using terminal. I tried to find it under /mnt or /media but no luck. Any body knows where it mounted?

share|improve this question
See… – chronitis Dec 17 '12 at 12:02
Great!!! so it laid under .gvfs (hidden) folder under our home folder. With this I can woof any file or folder from nautilus smb-mounted to just pointed it to .gvfs folder from terminal $woof .gvfs\share_folder\file_name. Thanks! – Husni Dec 17 '12 at 12:32
possible duplicate of Accessing gvfs from command shell – Eliah Kagan Dec 27 '12 at 3:56

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.