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Old 10-29-2003, 01:32 PM   #1
mooler
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samba


Hi really new to this and wonder the following:

1. How do I check if samba is installed. I installd red hat 9 and donīt now if it was part of the packages.
2. Do I have to run samba on both the windows PC and my linux PC to see the files on my linux PC and vice versa.

Please donīt laugh at me
 
Old 10-29-2003, 01:36 PM   #2
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1) depends on your distro - Try:
whereis smbclient
man smb.conf

2) Samba only needs to run on linux - you will need "File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks" on Windows
 
  


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