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Mounting a Unix Directory

The Unix home directories of the department WIN at TU/e are accessible via Samba. Maybe you have to ask at BCF to have your home directory connected to the Samba server (authentication works via your Exchange account).



or the following alias for the preceding (BCF recommends NOT use the alias)


Account and password is the Exchange account (from your email account, not your unix username and password!


Go the the Finder, choose Go→Connect to Server… or press Cmd-K. Type the address (e.g., and press Connect. The disk will be available via your computer in the sidebar of a Finder window (chapter “Devices” in Leopard) or via the shared device You have to connect to see your files. See screenshot: :mac_wiki:unixmount.jpg

mac_wiki/mounting_unix_directory.txt · Last modified: 2014/06/25 14:18 by keesh