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i have no write writing permission on the fileserver, the user has all priviliges. Its working fine with windows! There i can write, but on my ubuntu 10.10 only reading. i've mounted the drive with this command in my fstab:

//10.20.30.40/Austausch /media/Austausch cifs username=markey,password=ThePassword  0 0

Why iam not allowed to write?

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Not enough information to start diagnosing the problem –  symcbean Aug 29 '11 at 11:24
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Append your uid and gid to the mount options:

//10.20.30.40/Austausch /media/Austausch cifs username=markey,password=ThePassword,uid=<x>,gid=<y>  0 0

Type id to check your id.

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