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Old 07-15-2005, 06:56 PM   #1
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LAN with router and cable modem


I run three computers to a router, using ethernet, and the router goes to a cable modem, which connects to the Comcast high speed internet service. This works OK for each computer being able to access the internet. But I would like to also share files and a printer among the three local computers. I've been told that the way to do it is to run the three computers to a hub, and the hub to the router. Is that the proper way to do it? Or is there a better way?
 
Old 07-15-2005, 07:25 PM   #2
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you don't need any new hardware. you just need to set up samba i believe. basic tutorial here: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...icle&artid=443
 
  


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