@@ -589,6 +589,14 @@ read and used as the password.
<para>This command may be used only by root, unless installed setuid, in which case the noeexec and nosuid mount flags are enabled. When installed as a setuid program, the program follows the conventions set forth by the mount program for user mounts.</para>
+ Some samba client tools like smbclient(8) honour client-side
+ configuration parameters present in smb.conf. Unlike those
+ client tools, <emphasis>mount.cifs</emphasis> ignores smb.conf