We've battled this, been frustrated over this and finally started telling people experiencing it to connect to shares using cifs: That has helped, albeit the connection is much slower. Give that a whirl if you can. We use the Login Items payload to mount smb drive mount shares for our school district.
You may not being using that, but just an FYI. With properly configured DHCP, i've had no issues on On Give that a shot Bernard. Thanks for all the feedback so far. But I still haven't had any luck connecting to remote drives via smb or cifs. I wonder what changed between For El Capitan, remote network drive works all day everyday. Did further testing. So, it was McAfee causing all the fuss. Anyone know a scripting solution to get the SMB shares to mount upon login?
You can use a script and a plist to get a mount at login solution.
Connecting to CIFS shares with Mac OSX
I am doing a mount for all users that login into a shared domain connected computer in the following fashion:. I also added this so that mounted drive will show on the desktop of ease of use for users: Have them enter username and password and save to minimize user interaction. I think just changing the plist location to the user's launchagents location would let you do this user specific. AD users that have never signed in before fail to sign in at all. We you are using "create mobile account" and haven't tested it without this checked.
But moving a user's home drive to a non-hidden share and they can sign in just fine.
This stack helped my issue with SMB: Dialog with your fellow IT professionals, gain insight about Apple device deployments, share best practices and bounce ideas off each other. Join the conversation. Learn more about Jamf. Share Copy sharable link for this gist.
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Learn more about clone URLs. Download ZIP. Code Revisions 1 Stars 38 Forks Mounting the share is a 2 stage process: Create a directory that will be the mount point 2. Mount the share to that directory Create the mount point: This comment has been minimized. Sign in to view.
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Copy link Quote reply. Thank you. Behaviour of Finder is really really really bad: In that case I have following error message -bash: After reading this I tried: Unknown error: I can't find error anywhere. Can anyone educate me?
I can connect to server with this: Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account?