LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking
User Name
Password
Linux - Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.
Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 06-19-2004, 11:38 AM   #31
stocks29
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Distribution: Ubuntu
Posts: 52

Rep: Reputation: 15

I just found the solution to that problem that i was having to.....so if you guys get stuck there....http://www.duxcw.com/faq/network/xpsambalog.htm
it worked.....had to use the server\username though. the username@servername didnt work for me.
 
Old 06-20-2004, 02:24 AM   #32
dtournas
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Distribution: Red Hat (and look-alike), SUSE (when drunk), Slackware (when mad)
Posts: 148

Rep: Reputation: 16
Quote:
Originally posted by bmcgregor3
Hi,

I have been reading this thread with interest as I a have the same problem with SuSE 9.1 and XP.

I just wanted to let dtournas know that the Olympic torch passed through St. Louis yesterday and wish the Summer Olympics the best

Bruce
Thank you for your wishes I hope we will be ready for the Games...

Jon how did it go with Webmin?
 
Old 06-20-2004, 12:33 PM   #33
joncolby
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2004
Posts: 38

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
Smile

Ok, Webmin Is on the computer and works everytime you boot up.
So does samba.
Since i ran the 'linux live update' things are a little quirkey but still functioning.
I made a folder and shared it all with the webmin program.
Round II,

When the linux box is running, and you browse the network on a windows computer there is nothing there. The linux box makes it say that the workgroup is unavailable right now.
but I can still ping all the IP addresses on the network, even the linux box, and at the same time, I can access the linux box as well. It askes me for a longin name and password !!!
Whoo Hooo !!! So funtionality is there to some degree, but when Linux box is 'Samba Serving' none of the windows computers can see the network.

I have NOT manualy edited the smb.conf file one time since this new install of fedora.

If you want, I can paste it here so you can see it.

Does my problem come from 'master browser' setting ?
what should it be set at so that it just shows up in 'my netowrk places' on windows along with all the other computers ?

-Jon
 
Old 06-20-2004, 07:53 PM   #34
reihat
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2004
Location: Asia
Distribution: Linux Red Hat 9
Posts: 16

Rep: Reputation: 0
samba

hi guys!

i am also new to linux. but as far as I can remember, aren't we supposed to add the user to a group?

# useradd user1
# passwd user1
# groupadd -g <gid>
# groupadd -a ..... -d /dev/null -g <gid> .... user1$
#smbpasswd -a user1 -g <gid> user1


sorry i can't remember the exact commands. i still have to find my notes. i hope this would come up with an idea
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
[Script] Join Fedora Core2 in Windows 2003 Domain L1nuxbug Linux - Networking 0 11-09-2004 07:26 PM
Help! I've installed Fedora Core2, now I can't boot into Windows! gashead Linux - Newbie 5 10-16-2004 02:38 PM
Fedora Core2 aclarion Fedora 2 08-01-2004 09:19 PM
X windows configuration in fedora core2 nitink Fedora - Installation 1 07-29-2004 01:34 PM
Fedora Core2, SAMBA and Windows XP pro joncolby Linux - Networking 1 06-19-2004 06:23 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:39 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration