you need a file named /etc/exports on the server
and then run
You kinda lost me there! Firstly, the machine is running on a LAN, and does NOT have a static IP. The IP is both dynamic and local and looks something like 10.4.1.149
Now, The intent here is having the ability to share files over a LAN network between two linux machines. For all intents and purposes, you may assume that the firewall is turned OFF COMPLETELY
!!! Please re-explain with details tailored for a linux newbie/dummy (myself). Bear in mind that I DO know how to switch to directories and edit configuration files, BUT take it asy on me. I am still a begginner. Thanx anyways!