Submit Hint Search The Forums LinksStatsPollsHeadlinesRSS
14,000 hints and counting!

Click here to return to the '10.6: Automount Samba (Windows) shares as needed' hint
The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. This site is not responsible for what they say.
10.6: Automount Samba (Windows) shares as needed
Authored by: zeusr on May 24, '10 01:54:16PM
Finally got this to work via AFP on 10.6.3. Here are my settings: In the /etc/auto_master file, I have the line
/- auto_afp -nosuid
and the entry in my auto_afp looks like
/Users/me/Movies/nas_stuff -fstype=afp afp://username:plaintextpassword@nas.local/directory
I didn't really have time to verify, but it looks like the 'afp' at the beginning of the URL portion is important! I'm using this to get my iTunes TV Shows and Movies for my laptop as the HD content was getting to be a bit much for my poor little 250GB hdd...

[ Reply to This | # ]