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I want to permanently mount a few Windows shared folders. I googled that topic and found a lot of good answers, but with all the solutions I have a little problem: I believe I can't properly give an address of shared folder.

I can find it following way: "Network" -> "Windows Network" -> "WORKGROUP_name" -> "Computer_name" - and there is some folder i would like to mount.

How can I write the path to the folders in terminal?


i can access needed folder throw address in location bar smb://server/ro/, but i try mount it by editing /etc/fstab file (using guide https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MountWindowsSharesPermanently) i get error mount error: could not resolve address for server: Unknown error

PS in /etc/fstab :

//SERVER/RO /media/server cifs username=user,password=pwd, uid=1000,iocharset=utf8 0 0

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Your question is a little unclear, if you are only asking for the path, you can get it by right-click -> properties -> location for the most general case. –  arsaKasra Oct 24 '13 at 9:04
Possible duplicate: askubuntu.com/questions/72471/… –  chronitis Oct 24 '13 at 9:53
(or, if you want to find the terminal path to a windows share you've mounted using the file browser, askubuntu.com/questions/33480/… ) –  chronitis Oct 24 '13 at 9:56
@chronitis unfortunately nope. –  user206996 Oct 24 '13 at 10:08

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