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Old 03-17-2004, 04:51 PM   #1
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printer questions


i'm installing fedora onto a new machine. i have a network set up with win xp, me, & fedora. if i setup the printer on the fedora machine, will win be able to use, it, or vise versa? thanks.
 
Old 03-17-2004, 04:58 PM   #2
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Yea....you can use samba to share the printer as you would share it between to windose machines...
 
Old 03-17-2004, 09:43 PM   #3
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i'm really n00b.
what exactly is samba? does it come with fedora/where can i get it?
thanks
 
Old 03-19-2004, 10:44 PM   #4
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Samba is the "filesharing software" for linux. It bridges the gap between windows in unix interms of filesharing.
( the preceding is an explanation of the top of my head...anyone with sumtin better)

Where can it be found: samba.org
 
Old 03-20-2004, 05:16 PM   #5
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thanks. i'll give it a shot tuesday when i get back to the machine. i'm sure i'll have more questions on here then.

thanks though.
 
  


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