On Fri, Nov 5, 2010 at 9:48 AM, Steve Staples <sstap...@mnsi.net> wrote:
> Hey guys (and gals)
> I am writing something that needs to connect to a SMB server... can this
> be done easliy?
> I copied a sample code from php.net that used the system() command and
> mounted the SMB to a /mnt/tmp partion, and technically, it works.... the
> problem is, is that mount has to be run as root...
> is there a way to put the "mount/unmount" commands into an allowed
> command? i supposed, the other problem is, is waht if this is on a
> windows machine?
> i dont really want to mess with permissions too much, since this will
> have to be portable from linux to windows... any help would be
is there any reason the php application code has to be responsible for
mounting the network drive?
typically this is an os-level responsibility.