I use fstab as in the guide. It works great until I need to reboot, at which point the share will usually be blank and requires multiple reboots to fix. Would prefer a method that doesn’t break the v4k when the server reboots too.
You probably want this:
If you don’t need to manipulate the files in the share on the OSMC box outside of Kodi, then using Kodi’s built-in
smb:// works fairly well, as long as you aren’t trying to play back files at close to the maximum of your Ethernet speed. I don’t have any trouble with files that peak at 50Mbps on the original Vero 4K (100Mbps Ethernet).