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Old 04-10-2004, 09:35 PM   #1
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entire neighborhood


hi people

iam using slackware 9.1 running kde 3.1 and samba to able my 2 windows xp
to see my linux box....all work perfect! no problem now my question is
went iam in my linuxbox how do ill see my two computer running windows xp?
i want to browse my two computer like in windows "entire neighborhood" w/o
complicating command....is this possible??? thks
 
Old 04-10-2004, 09:51 PM   #2
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i'm not sure if this will answer ur question, but if u want to browse in say konqueror, u can try
smb://<windows ip>/
this is of course, everything is set up right
 
Old 04-10-2004, 10:12 PM   #3
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ok can it be a name??? not an ip address?? is this posible?
i heard college linux distro have a entire network setup automatic but
i havent try it if not possible for now a distro that have automatic
entire neighborhood i hope someday redhat,mandrek,suse,slackware...etc
will incorporate entire neighborhood in there future release to make things simple thk you for your reply
 
Old 04-10-2004, 11:05 PM   #4
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i haven't tried it, but u may want to look into linneighborhood
 
Old 04-11-2004, 01:51 AM   #5
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oh! linneighborhood... were can i find information how to setup linneighborhood?
can you help me? thks
 
Old 04-11-2004, 02:49 AM   #6
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try using the web browser you are using in kde, konquerer and where you type the web address type this
smb:// whateveryourwindowsboxiscalled if you got it setup right you should see all the shares on the windows xp box
 
Old 04-11-2004, 07:11 AM   #7
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thks!!! lot
 
Old 04-11-2004, 09:23 AM   #8
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u could check this tutorial out : http://www.mandrakelinux.com/en/demo...nneighborhood/
 
  


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