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fstab mount network share to older smb dd-wrt versions

This is not a question. I have been having a problem mounting a samba share of my dd-wrt to my rpi3. I GOT MY SOLUTION THAT MIGHT BE HELPING YOU TOO My targer was dd-wrt linksys wrt1900ac v1.0 samba ...
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How can I add shared drives to Raspberry PI 3?

So I have been given this LINK: \\HDD011\01_Presentaion\06_New_1 . I know this link is from a network shared drive here at my job. As a side project, I've been asked to make this link available to ...
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Attempting to share wifi over ethernet breaks wifi

I am attempting to set up my rpi3b to share an internet connection from wifi to the ethernet port. I followed some instructions found here: Sharing the Pi's WiFi connection through the Ethernet ...
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Raspberry Pi SMBv2

I'm trying to setup an SMB folder share from a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B that I can access from Windows 10. When trying to connect from Windows, I'm getting the below. Obviously I could just enable SMB1 ...
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Network share incorrectly mounted with root as owner

I've been mounting my network share with the following entry under crontab: sudo mount //192.168.1.1/usbdrive /home/pi/usbdrive Since yesterday I've been unable to write information to it because ...
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Having issues trying to connect to Windows 10 Share folders with Pi 2

First off, I'd like to state that I'm not a complete noob when it comes to Linux, in general. I just haven't worked with it as my primary OS and my interaction with it has been on and off so I'm a ...
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How to share folder via ethernet cable to windows? [closed]

I am using my raspberry pi 3 in my college for a project. And I couldn't manage connect the raspberry pi to college network and unfortenetly IT doesn't help me about that issue. So I manage to ...
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screen mirroring to LG smart tv

I have a LG smart tv with Wifi built in and im tired of always have to connect the HDMI cable to my raspberry pi 3. Is it possible to connect to the tv via wireless like the screen sharing option on ...
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How can I easily access Windows shares from the Rpi3?

I have a Rpi3 which has been set up from 32gb NOOBS, and has VNC and XRDP installed so I run it headless via Windows Desktop Client on a Vista laptop. On the laptop I have an explicit share of the C:...
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How can I share my raspberry pi 3's internet to a router's WAN port?

I would like to share my 4GLTE within my home network by tethering from my phone through USB. The reason is because I have other devices that need to communicate with each other without the need for ...
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Internet connection not shared with Raspbian

I have been following the same tuto as this one Sharing the Pi's WiFi connection through the Ethernet port. I have a very similar setup. My phone hotspot providing the internet. My Pi connects ...
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Internet connection impossible through PC via Ethernet

I have a Raspi 2B running Raspbian and I want to connect it to the Internet with an Ethernet cable via my laptop (which is connected with WiFi to my router). Unfortunately, I am officially connected ...
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Mounted share on Windows server is R/W from other Windows machines, but RO from Raspberry Pi?

I'm trying to access a Windows 2008r2 server share from a Raspberry Pi. On the Pi, I'm using the command sudo mount -t cifs -o user=username,password=******** //192.168.1.1/ShareName /mnt/REMOTE ...
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Raspbian can't mount samba share on router

I have a usb drive connected to my router, it's a share, works fine from all our windows machines and from Ubuntu, but not from Raspbian. I got the IP-address with nmblookup -S WORKGROUP and the path ...
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Chown permission denied on samba share

I have a raspberry with samba and it shares a drive inside the network and allow to everyone to write, read etc I have another raspberry which mount the samba shared drive and I would execute, from ...
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Share files betweens two raspberry pis

I am hoping to find out how to share files between two Raspberry Pi's. I've used samba before on each individual Raspberry Pi with my Windows computer but this doesn't allow me to share files on my ...
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Sharing folder with windows computer

I have edited this file sudo nano /etc/samba/smb.conf and added the below configuration [piShare] comment=Raspberry Pi Share path=/media browseable=Yes writeable=Yes only guests=no create mask=0777 ...
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Where can I share my cool scripts?

I've written a few (what I consider to be cool) bash scripts (that are specific to the Raspberry Pi), and I'd like to share them with the community. Is there a jsfiddle-like site where I can put up ...
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Fstab: Mount a shared drive using drive name (not ip address)

I have a cifs share working correctly in fstab using //192.168.x.x/directory/to/folder /media/my/directory cifs ... However since our company network dynamically allocates ip addresses, is there a ...
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How do I connect raspberry pi to PC using ethernet for file sharing, while still using wifi for internet access?

I have been trying to set up a raspberry pi so that I can fileshare through samba with a windows PC using an ethernet cable, while still being able to connect to internet using WiFi. Right now I can ...
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Sharing the Pi's WiFi connection through the Ethernet port

I have a pi running the latest release of raspbian and it's connected to the Internet using a wireless USB dongle. What I would like to do, is to share the pi's wifi connection so that any computer ...
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Unable to make write only smb share

I have the home folder of my Raspberry Pi B+ shared via SMB working fine. Now i'm trying to make a public, write only folder: i edited the configuration like so but it doesn't seem to work. I can't ...
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Sharing a DS40 Printer with CUPS

I am trying to set up a DS40 as a shared printer on a Raspberry Pi using CUPS. I have Raspbian and CUPS installed. I tried setting up the printer with the CUPS drivers included for this make/model, ...
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How do I delay transmission-daemon startup until all shares are mounted?

I've installed transmission-deamon on Raspbian. I've set it up to directly download on to a NAS share, which is mounted at /home/pi/nas/public via CIFS in /etc/fstab. All this generally works fine, ...
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Resolving Windows Shares

RPi can access smb://$server/$share no problem through file manager RPi can not resolve //$server/$share RPi can not ping/nslookup //$server/$share RPi can ping IP address of //$server Looking ...
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Is there a way to make a Transmission Torrent Server from a Pi?

I apologize in advance for the somewhat generic nature of this questions, but I am new to using my Pi. I had a thought recently of how I would like to serve up some of my own files as .torrents and ...
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Mount windows share: Bad UNC

I am trying to mount a windows share using this command: sudo mount -t cifs -o username=USERNAME,password=PASSWORD \\192.168.2.12\TestShare mnt/ But it is giving me this error: mount.cifs: bad UNC (...
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mount_afp - failed to open /dev/fuse: Permission denied

I am trying to mount a mac share on my Pi with mount_afp. When I try to add permissions when mounting: sudo mount_afp -o user=pi,group=pi afp://username:password@192.168.1.7/myshare ./mydir I get ...
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cifs mount window share stopped working

So I had a server 2003 windows share on a domain working on the RPi but the other day it stopped working. I checked with the system admin to see if anything had changed, and he had indeed made changes,...
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I have 2 raspi on the same LAN, How one of them have to pick up a picture from the other

There are answers on this theme but too complicated...as I need only that, that one of the Raspi pick up everyday the picture (temperature graphs) made by the other. What is the simplest way to do ...
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Shared Windows Folder

I'm doing this beginners project with a motion sensor and a pi camera. With this I'll make a security camera. Since the SD card is really large on memory (compared to a HDD) I want the pi to send all ...
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What is the best way to help my Raspberry Pi manage itself unattended?

I am about to reprogram my Raspberry Pi for its new purpose which is being the glue between all of my devices for my university work and other data. Basically, my Raspberry Pi will share drives to ...
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SMB Intermittent Time Out on Raspbmc

I am using my Raspberry Pi to stream video and audio content off of my Macbook through an SMB share. The content will stream perfectly when it works but the SMB connection seems to drop at least once ...
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Cannot delete files from Samba share

I am running XBian Beta 2. I have a external hdd connected using usb with this fstab entry /dev/sda1 /media/mybook ext3 defaults,noauto,user,exec,noatime 0 0 0 I want ...