In Windows, after entering the following address e.g. in the Windows Explorer’s address bar:
what actually happens is that first the share
\\server.mydomain\share is opened, and then the directory is changed to
folder1\folder2. Tools from the Samba package aren’t that smart.
After entering the command:
you will get an
NT_STATUS_BAD_NETWORK_NAME error. Instead, you should first open the share using the command:
and then, after authentication, change the directory to the desired folder using the command: