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Nautilus uses the net usershare info command to get information about non-root user defined Samba shares. See the net manpage for more about this command. If that command fails Nautilus assumes there are no such shares and displays the error message it got just in case you want it. Creating the folder /var/lib/samba/usershares/ should prevent the message ...


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To mount your share with Linux First of all, you can add the nofail option in your fstab line, so that the system does not complain if it does not find your network share. If that happens, you will have to manually mount after booting your windows machine, for example with a sudo mount -a. But there is another approach that I tend to advise in such cases : ...


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I switched from Kubuntu 16.04 LTS to a Xubuntu 16.04 desktop expecting a leaner desktop. However, it pulled in some of the GNOME annoyance including this gvfsd-smb-browse. Fortunately, the package that provides the plugin, can be removed by opening a terminal and using the following. $ dpkg -S /usr/lib/gvfs/gvfsd-smb-browse gvfs-backends: /usr/lib/...


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One way to add your command at startup would be to add it as a cron job. Add your command to the root cron by typing in the following line in a terminal window: sudo crontab -e then at the bottom of the cron add a line that reads like this: @reboot /bin/mount -a or if you want to add a delay of like 10 seconds to it: @reboot /bin/bash -c 'sleep 10 &...


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The problem seems to have been that my admin had created an entry on the Domain Controller for this server. This apparently caused a conflict that caused Kerberos to encounter the following error when trying to join: kyle@Server21:~$ sudo net ads join -k Failed to join domain: failed to lookup DC info for domain 'COMPANYNAME.LOCAL' over rpc: An internal ...



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