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Old 07-16-2002, 07:46 PM   #1
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accessing a windows box from linux

I have linux redhat 7.3

and I have samba installed.

I can access the samba server from my windows box via network Neighborhood

how do I access my windows machines from my linux box?
Old 07-18-2002, 12:31 AM   #2
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you can use
smbclient -L "ip address and share" to have a look
or you can simply mount the windows share onto a part of the linux fs by using mount
Old 07-18-2002, 05:59 AM   #3
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Other alternatives include using Konqueror (smb://hostname/) or LinNeighborhood (graphical program to see available shares and mount them for you)

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Old 07-26-2002, 02:20 AM   #4
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In Nautilus (at least the one included with RH 7.3), type "smb:". You will be presented with a computer listing.


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