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Old 08-10-2004, 05:21 AM   #1
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Basic Networking With Windows Tutorial

Can anyone direct me to a basic tutorial that will teach me how to share files with my windows 98 computer. I would also like to share the files from windows 98 to the mandrake computer.

Old 08-10-2004, 07:39 AM   #2
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a couple of things here, you'll need some basic networking skills and understanding so here are a couple of links for that

secondly you'll need to install and configure samba, there are three great tutorials here

that should be enough to get you going. a search of the network forum should produce some working configurations to look at. hope this helps.
good luck.


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