mount.cifs Returns Error "mount error(6): No such device or address" (Doc ID 1638375.1)

Last updated on MARCH 30, 2014

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 4.4 and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

When trying to mount a share exported from windows machine, you are getting the error "mount error(6): No such device or address" below:

 

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms