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Samba server: Script before allowing opening a share

I have a small home server running Ubuntu 12.04 with an external hard drive attached to it. The external hard drive is mounted with autofs. Autofs basically unmounts a hard drive if it isn't used for ...
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AutoFS with NIS and cannot mount share owned by root

I am using Ubuntu 12.04, and am trying to use NIS with AutoFS to mount the NFS shares I have access to for projects. I can mount my networked home directory, which is used for the remote terminals, ...
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Ubuntu mount of NFS home directories with AutoFS results in /etc/skel not being used

I am wanting a custom look for my Ubuntu 10.04 users, so things like the shutdown menu are not displayed and just having one panel at the bottom of the screen. Also removing some of the default ...
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autofs fails to mount nfs mounts on Ubuntu Lucid Lynx (10.04)

When booting, the system fails to mount nfs mounts due to statd not being started. After manually starting statd, nfs mounts are automatically mounted by autofs. Even though /etc/init/statd.conf ...
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autofs nfs mount Redhat share from Ubuntu client - showmount reports “RPC: Program/version mismatch”

Trying to use autofs to mount an export on my Fedora 11 workstation (xulu) from a laptop running Ubuntu 9 - but showmount runs into an annoying error - sbeam@clammy$ sudo showmount -e xulu rpc mount ...
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Replacing a static mount with AutoFS

My /etc/fstab looks something like this: files:/var/files/emails /var/www/emails nfs rw 0 0 files:/var/files/images /var/www/images nfs rw 0 0 My /etc/auto.master looks like this: /net ...