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I have a debian server and I want to mount an external Win2008R2 share using cifs. I get:

error 14: bad address.

Using the same arguments with smbclient I can connect with success and browse share content.

my command is:

$ mount -t cifs //server-ip/sharename /local/mount/dir/ -o user=username%password
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you also need to install "winbind" in samba server "apt-get install winbind" and try to mount in windows

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mount.cifs kernel mount options: ip=,unc=\\\wwwroot,,ver=1,user=mauro,pass=******** mount error(14): Bad address –  Mauro Destro Apr 26 '13 at 12:57

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