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Old 08-05-2005, 11:40 AM   #1
kylere
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Samba file sharing


Running Fedora Core 4, 2 machines if 5 on the network running ONLY FC4, other 3 running XP still.

I went in and setup samba to share a directory ( /kylere/home/cache ) but regardless how I set access right ( everyone or specific) I can't access it from the XP machines.

So okay I thought, maybe it is XP.

Booted from a Linspire Live CD, and went through exactly the same steps, and it works fine!

"I was like, W T F"

And still am, any clues? or is there is conf file I can save after I boot into Linspire, that I can copy over to FC4 ETC? Or failing that is there anything I can post here that would make it easier for someone to provide a solution?
 
Old 08-06-2005, 09:39 AM   #2
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Could it possibly be a firewall issue on FC4?
 
Old 08-06-2005, 01:40 PM   #3
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I actually installed it with it completely disabled, so it should not be as far as I know.
 
  


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