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Old 09-29-2004, 01:24 PM   #1
srivatsava
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Lightbulb Accessing windows shared folders in linux


HI.
I am new to linux and am using Fedora Core 2.
I need to access shared folders on a windows computer. Can someone help me out.
I am running samba and lisa but when i try to connec to the lan, the list of computres are 127.0.0.0 to 127.0.0.255 only.. and not actual computers on my lan.
 
Old 09-29-2004, 03:01 PM   #2
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The smb.conf file has an interfaces parameter in the global section. Try adding your external interface to it and restarting Samba.

My interfaces line looks like this:

Code:
 interfaces = 127.0.0.1 eth0
 
  


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