CIFS error when mounting share

Discussion in 'Tomato Firmware' started by DervMan, Jun 13, 2007.

  1. DervMan

    DervMan LI Guru Member

    Anyone know what this error indicates?

    Jun 13 14:41:39 wrt54g-v20 user.err kernel: CIFS VFS: cifs_mount failed w/return code = -6

    I can access the share from a XP and Ubuntu client so I know the share name, username and password are correct.

    The share is

  2. roadkill

    roadkill Super Moderator Staff Member Member

    error -6 is "No such device or address" which could mean also that directory permissions configured incorrectly and/or Upper/Lower Case in UNC path.
  3. Bonez116

    Bonez116 LI Guru Member


    i got the following Error from my WRT54G when i try to mount

    Error mounting CIFS 1.

    so that means "invalid domain"

    so what i must do to mount that correctly.
  4. Bonez116

    Bonez116 LI Guru Member

    mhhh strength after 30 min he has mount the ext. HDD.
  5. digitalgeek

    digitalgeek Network Guru Member

    I have a share and a user setup on my XP tower (P4) I also verified the permissions to ensure that the user had access to the folder.

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