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Old 09-26-2003, 11:09 AM   #1
Flipn
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Samba with Mandrade 9.1


Hey guys.. Im new to linux I just resently installed Mandrake 9.1 on my PC and I am trying to setup Samba so I can view files (mostly vids and music) from a windows 2000 box... Im trying to migrate all my music and other stuff to a linux box.. Anyways Im having problems configuring Samba... I am using the web interface.. and when I try to "access" files from win2k to mandrake.. on the network neighborhood it won't find the mandrake box..


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Old 09-26-2003, 09:15 PM   #2
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check your workgroup name. Use the same as the W2K box.
Can you ping the machine using it's windows network name ?
 
  


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