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Old 04-28-2005, 08:06 AM   #1
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Samba - Configuration tool GUI


Hello,

Is there some kind of GUI based configuration tool for Samba.

There is "system-config-samba" in Fedora Core 3.
Is there something similar for Debian Sarge 3.1?

Or I need to configure it myself changing text files?
Thanks
 
Old 04-28-2005, 08:16 AM   #2
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linNeighborhood was mentioned at this HOWTO link: http://julien.herbin.ecranbleu.org/h...ent_howto.html
 
Old 04-28-2005, 09:08 AM   #3
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SWAT is the Samba Web Administration Tool and it allows control of most Samba settings through your web browser.
Code:
aptitude install swat
Make sure you read the documentation though, as you need to tweak a couple of config files (/etc/inetd.conf and/or services) to allow yourself to access once it's installed.
 
Old 04-29-2005, 09:11 PM   #4
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there's also a webmin-samba package. It uses the webmin package and allows you to configure samba through a web browser
 
Old 04-30-2005, 12:43 AM   #5
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I prefer text files myself... the trouble is that you usually need to find a good reference to use when editing them without being completely lost or screwing your configuration. I've seen a few.. google until you find one you like if you decide to go this route.
 
Old 04-30-2005, 05:15 AM   #6
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For a definitive source of Samba information, pick up a copy of "Samba Unleashed".
 
  


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