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I've recently upgraded my station to 13.04 and all mounts I had on /etc/fstab stopped working. I can't even mount them at terminal (using mount -t cifs) through smbclient or nautilus. I always get NT_STATUS_LOGON_FAILURE.

Provided nothing has changed at the server, I assume some configuration has changed in the packages of 13.04. Maybe password encryption, maybe port? I have just spent 10 hours looking for a solution and, since I have a serious time retrain, I am considering rolling back to 12.10. Could someone give a clue where to find it?

Thanks all.

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I found the answer in another topic [link here], using the sec=ntlm option for cifs.mount – Stefano May 2 '13 at 19:52

Had a similar problem. I found that adding nounix as an option in the fstab file allow for the network shares to be accessed.

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