[mythtv-users] Make windoze disk visible to MythTV?

Brian Kirkman bkirkman at qwest.net
Thu Sep 29 03:36:54 UTC 2011

On 9/28/2011 8:26 PM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
> On 9/28/2011 20:18, Craig Huff wrote:
>> I can go the other way, and make my MythTV system disks visible to a
>> windows system, but I don't know if it is possible to do the other way
>> around so I can access the files on a windows system from a browser on
>> my linux system.
> Configure Windows file sharing on the netbook to share the folder you
> want to access with write permissions.  Mount the share using the CIFS
> filesystem type.  Copy files from one path to the other.  Various file
> managers and desktop environments may automate more or less of this
> operation.
To mount the windows share on the linux machine, use the following.

mount -t cifs -o username=win_username,ip=192.168.X.X 
//win_workstation/share_name /linux/mnt/location

You should then be prompted for the windows workstation user password.

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