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openSUSE 11.2. KDE 4.3.5 Dolphin 1.3

The following works on CL

mount -v -o username=abcdefg,domain=DOM -t cifs //server.tld/share/path  /mnt

Authentication fails when trying to connect to this share via Dolphin. "domain=DOM" is a required field. How do I force dolphin to connect to it?

On Dolphin, the following fails:

smb://abcdefg@server.tld/server/path
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Try:

smb://DOM%5Cabcdefg@server.tld/server/path

(%5C is the URL encoding of the backslash character)

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It also worked by just typing in "dom\abcdefg" as my username when the dialog prompt opened. –  Felipe Alvarez May 30 '10 at 6:26

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