I have a few SMB Shares running in my Home which i wanted to access from one of my Ubuntu Desktops. The Share in question was a Software repository on my NAS and so in my instructions you will see software or sw referenced, these you will have to change with your equivalent.
First thing to do is grab the cifs-utils
sudo apt-get install cifs-utils
I recently only had SSH Access into an Environment which had a Web Based GUI I needed to access. I used SOCKS as a Proxy (Built into OpenSSH) to access the UI by performing the following on my Mac:
As I had SSH Access i used the following command
- ssh -D 443 firstname.lastname@example.org
Create a directory to mount the cdrom
sudo mkdir /mnt/cdrom
Now need to see where the cdrom is mapped to, so run:
For this install I chose to use MySecureShell as a small and quick way to stand up an SFTP Server. As usual all commands are in Bold.
Log into your Ubuntu Server with Admin credentials:
Sudo apt-get install mysecureshell
cd /etc/apt (more…)
run ifconfig to find the name of your Interface. Normally these would be eth0, eth1 etc but in my Virtual Environment they are different