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Old 04-27-2002, 06:24 AM   #1
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Question linux to linux access

My lab has a Redhat 7.0 server with 60 systems runnin Win2K. I have configured samba on my system, the workstation, [ I can't access the server] for linux 2 windows and also windows to linux access. however I'm nonplussed about linux to linux access. How do I access my friends linux box from my linux box. I think it's got something with NFS.
/prroc/filesystems does list nfs and smbfs. can anyone help me out?

p.s The Best Samba tutorial (3 parts) is at

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Old 04-27-2002, 08:13 PM   #2
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If the server run samba too use it ... but from your post I don't think so
A very common way to share files in Unix is NFS ( but you need to know if it's active on server and you can access it (you still need username and password) ... just ask to server admin.


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