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Missing Folder mapped WIn10 drive

Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 8:55 pm
by ianblakeley
I have in addition to a couple of NAS a Win10 machine which I have the drives mapped via FSTAB on bootup. Recently I created a new folder on the Win10 D drive, on my Mint desktop Mate 18.2 this folder does not appear although if I enter the name in the address bar Caja will access it. If I use browse network and select the Win10 machine then the folder is visible. I've tried FSTAB with and without nounix on the mount line which currently looks likes this

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//smeagol/Smeagol\040d  /media/Smeagol-D        cifs    iocharset=utf8,vers=2.0,credentials=/home/ian/.smbcredentials,uid=1000,users,nounix 0   0       0
It's not a big issue I can access the files, just not sure why this new folder appears one way and not the other.

Re: Missing Folder mapped WIn10 drive

Posted: Wed Nov 22, 2017 9:27 pm
by ianblakeley
Has just appeared, no changes, so no idea what the problem was or could have been. Just to convince myself I made a RDP session to the Windows machine created a test folder and checked, it was immediately visible as expected on the MINT desktop. <puzzled>