How to map network drive

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babuja
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How to map network drive

Post by babuja » Thu Aug 16, 2018 9:38 am

Hi guys,

i would like to permanently map drive my samba share from my NAS.

How can this the achieved in linux?

Using Mint 19 Cinnamon and samba shares from a QNAP TS-251+.

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altair4
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Re: How to map network drive

Post by altair4 » Thu Aug 16, 2018 10:28 am

It all depends on how you are connecting to the shares now. If you connect to them through the file manager ( Nemo ) then I would suggest gigolo.

I made a HowTo on this a century ago: Using Gigolo GUI to Mount Remote Samba Shares
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jpenguin
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Re: How to map network drive

Post by jpenguin » Thu Aug 16, 2018 9:34 pm

If you want to do this at the system level, you use fstab

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MountWindowsSharesPermanently

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