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Old 11-14-2003, 09:20 AM   #1
alfredh
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How to see Shared Directories on 2 Networked Linux PC's


Suse 8.2


I had no response in regards to the S3 ProSavage Chip, so I will ask another question.

I have set-up 2 PC's with networking, both running their own Firewalls.

I can ping from one PC to the other using: ping address -a -w 10

And have 0% packet losses, great

I have set-up the home directories for sharing

How do I now see the other PC's home directory so that I can transfer files?

I need to, as one doesn't have a modem and I need get the downloaded drivers to it.

I wouldn't have thought that Networking 2 Linux hosts would be that difficult and yes, I use Networking at work with a large corporation that uses Windows Workstations.
 
Old 11-14-2003, 10:37 AM   #2
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If they are two Linux machines, easiest way is to setup NFS.

Many great tutorials found at www.tldp.org or you can simply view the man pages by typing:

man nfs

As it has some good documentation on how to setup your NFS, etc.
 
Old 11-15-2003, 12:53 AM   #3
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Thank you
trickykid

I will check out the man pages
 
  


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