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Compression with Hard Linking and Live Mounts

With Windows XP recieving its final updates in the coming months, I've been looking into how I can get all three XP versions, with the latest updates, and basic drivers, onto a single CD. In the past ...
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2answers
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Mount linux partition as Windows network share over internet

I have a Linux server running RHEL 6. I have two Windows servers. All servers are connected directly to the web with an external IP, they are not in a local lan. What I would like to achieve is to ...
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1answer
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NFS mounts not visible for other users in system

Recently I faced an issue of limited visibility of mounted NFS shares on windows 2008 server. Situation is like this: as user A I have mounted NFS share (from linux server) as User A I'm executing ...
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Can't access Windows folder mounted in Ubuntu server from Windows PC, with SAMBA

I have Windows server that I mount in Ubuntu server on /mnt/ with follow command. mount -t smbfs -o credentials=/root/.smbcredentials,rw,uid="USER",gid="GROUP",dir_mode=0770,file_mode=0770 ...
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3answers
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Mount users' Windows home folders from RHEL6

I've just set up AD authentication with my RHEL6 servers (using SSSD/LDAP/Kerberos). Now I'd like users' Windows home folders to be mounted automatically when they log in to one of the Linux machines. ...
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How to mount a windows administrative share on linux via SMB

I'm currently trying to mount a windows shared drive under linux. The machine is using windows 7 and by default it shares all windows drives if you login as an administrator. I've been able to login ...
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Cygwin and /etc/fstab.d/$USER

I'm unable to see mounts defined in /etc/fstab.d/$USER without running a mount --all command. I'd like to see them whenever I open the bash shell. Here's what I'm doing: echo ...
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3answers
661 views

Mount ext3 from remote Windows machine (XP/Vista/7) through ssh?

Is it possible to mount external ext3 network drive from Windows through ssh/sftp ? I would like to avoid samba/cifs.
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2answers
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Grant Samba share permission to AD computer accounts

I'm running Samba 3.4.7 with Likewise Open 6.0.0.8388 on Ubuntu 10.04 Server x64. This server is joined to a domain (functional level 2003) run by 2008R2 domain controllers. In a Windows server, I can ...
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Use NET USE to mount a network drive as read only

I'm using the following code to mount a network drive in a script that configures desktop icons and favorites by copying them when the user logs into windows. NET USE W: \\Server\Files\IT\auto ...
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2answers
241 views

Linux dump file - can it be read on Windows system?

Is there a way to mount/read linux file created with /sbin/dump under Windows system?
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1answer
705 views

Mount remote share via VPN connection (Windows to Windows)

I have a remote Windows 2008 Server (hosted on Rackspace Cloud). I would like to have multiple VPN clients to connect and mount a shared drive. I was able to set up the VPN, but I can't seem to ...
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Rsync seems to be ignoring excludes

I am mounting a windows server on a linux box, and running a local rsync to backup the windows drive. These are the commands that I am running. mount -t smbfs -o username=user,password=pass ...
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How to remount unmounted USB drive in Windows?

How to remount USB drive in Windows after it was unmounted, without unplugging and replugging again?
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2answers
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Mounting Windows HDD from an OpenSolaris LiveCD

Hey, I´m running openSolaris LiveCD on a computer that runs Windows XP. How can I mount the 2 partitions I have in Windows, and be able to access them from the Solaris? Thanks
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2answers
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How to edit files directly on webdav in windows

I have a webDAV setup with the cPanel webdisk. I can connect to it through NetHood and I can drag and drop files to/from there. What I can't do is simply edit any of the files directly. I need to copy ...
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5answers
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Mount network drive as physical drive

Is there a way to mount a network location so that it appears as a local physical disk? e.g. \\computer\share as D: (not a network drive) Edit: Hey guys, does anyone have a solution to this?
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Mount Remote CIFS/SMB Share as a Folder not a Drive Letter

Is there any way to mount a remote CIFS/SMB/SAMBA share as a folder/directory and not as a drive letter. For example, I want this map: \\Server\ShareName -> C:\Folder\ShareName Instead of the usual ...
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2answers
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Mount remote windows harddrive

Alright, this hard drive that I need to mount is on a windows machine, in a different town. What would be the best approach for this? I would like it in fstab if possible, and a little bit of ...
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‘noexec’ option on NTFS under Windows?

Is there equivalent filesystem option on Windows like 'noexec' mount option on Linux? Is it the same if I set "Read" permission, but unset "Read & Execute" permisson on root directory (whole ...
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Why have multiple partitions on a windows server?

With my IT outfit, we have templates to deploy servers with a dinky C drive/partition (10GB) and a larger D drive/partition. Why do this? Windows (at least until recently and at that minimally) has no ...
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Remotely mount *nix $HOME dir from Windows

I need a solution for mounting *nix /home dirs remotely from Windows. I need something that will have Windows treat the files as a native device and allow you to open/edit files with any local program ...
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1answer
991 views

How to use noatime with smbfs

I am using the mount command on a Linux server to access a Windows server using smbfs. Can I use noatime to prevent read operations (such as cp on Linux) from changing the last-accessed time on files ...
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Re-mount USB device after removal on Windows

From time to time I eject a USB device, generally a memory stick or external HDD, when I think I have finished transferring data only to realise there's something else I need to do with it. Normally ...
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3answers
388 views

Mount network folder in Vista Home Premium

I need to mount network public folder(s) on logon in Windows Vista Home Premium under specific letter. Is this possible in Vista HP and how? Thanks
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8answers
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How can I mount a hard drive as read-only on Windows XP?

I recently had reason to move a hard drive from a computer that blew up to another computer for the purpose of recovering data. Under the (unfortunate) circumstances, both the donor and the recipient ...
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9answers
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In windows, how to mount folder as a drive

I have some folder, say C:\foo I want to mount as drive M:\ In linux I would do this with a loop device.
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4answers
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Mount Ext3 from external drive in Vista [closed]

How can I access data from Ext3 partition on external (USB) HDD from Windows Vista box? Or even better from Linux running inside VirtualBox on Vista host. I'm interested in read, won't need to ...