Map a Drive (Cabinet) - Linux

These instructions were written for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 but they may work for other types of Linux.

Please note: ICT provides only the instructions. Support for Linux is not available.

As root

  • Create mount directory

# mkdir /mnt/cabinet

  • Edit /etc/fstab adding the following line (replace nsid with your NSID)

 //cabinet.usask.ca/work$ /mnt/cabinet cifs username=USASK\nsid,noauto,user 0 0

  • Mount the directory, entering your NSID password when requested
$ mount /mnt/cabinet
       Password:
  • Unmount using umount
$ umount /mnt/cabinet
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