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Mount Windows share on Linux

To mount a Windows share on a Linux machine you’ll need CIFS. To install CIFS, issue the following at shell: yum install cifs-utils sudo apt-get install cifs-utils Create an empty folder at the location you want to mount the drive: mkdir /location/share To mount the windows share issue the following:…
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Windows cannot access shared drive

“Windows cannot access drive. You do not have permission to access \share. ” We were stumped by this error on one of the internal machines we had set up as a shared server. We turned off password protected sharing but it still did not fix the issue. Reading the initial…
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Install Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 (WSL 2) on Windows 10

The Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) lets you run a Linux environment that includes most CLI tools, utilities, and applications. These are run directly from within Windows, unmodified, and without the overhead of a conventional virtual machine or dualboot environment. Microsoft recently, with the Windows 10 2004 update, released an…
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How to install NTP client – CentOS 8

Today we’ll look at how to install an NTP, chrony, client on CentOS 8. Issue the following to install the NTP client, chrony dnf install chrony Start the service by issuing the following: service chronyd start Start chrony on boot chkconfig chronyd on Issue the following to list the NTP…
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