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Old 07-17-2004, 03:56 PM   #1
marlor
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Slackware / Windows network


hi people,

i want to be able to view and get files from my desktop pc (windows) on my laptop i got slack and windows. when i am on slack i can ping my windows desktop pc but i have no idea how to get files or view them.

when i boot with windows on laptop i can share files but no idea how it works with linux.


thanks in advance.

**EDIT**

i am using a router and both pc's are connected to the internet but also can share files, well not when i boot linux yet as i don't know how it works with linux

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Old 07-17-2004, 05:18 PM   #2
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use samba, comes with most distributions i know of and does the job.

if not you could also set up an ftp on the one of the machines and get to files that way, not ideal though.
 
  


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