LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-12-2011, 12:16 PM   #1
ellgren
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2011
Posts: 4

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
configure and set ou home server


I have a main desktop with Ubuntu 11 (through Wubi but barely use windows 7 anymore) on it, wireles router, laptop with Debain 6 server LAMP packages etc installed but not configured, DAS storage with a couple of hard drives and a wireless netbook. The main desktop has lamp packages installed but not configured.

I am a linux newbie - no doubt the above mess of a set up demonstrates!

So far network wise all i have managed to achieve is the disappointing set up Samba server for netbook via the wireless connection to read /home files on main desktop pc. Interestingly the deskop could not read the netbook /home file for some reason when try to do the reverse process?

I am keen to learn linux to set up home network for file sharing across two or three machines, with print server and progress so I understand the set up properly and then progress to being able to set up a small slightly more complex network of server system. Started with a read of Debian Squeeze basics page which even that for a newbie mucking around gets hard going after a while.

Can you refer me to online sources which takes you step by step through matters - not quite linux for dummies style. I want to avoid using Amahi etc

Last edited by ellgren; 09-12-2011 at 12:26 PM.
 
Old 09-12-2011, 12:20 PM   #2
jdkaye
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Dec 2008
Location: Westgate-on-Sea, Kent, UK
Distribution: Debian Testing Amd64
Posts: 5,465

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
You have a desktop and many other things but do you have a question?
ciao,
jdk
 
Old 09-12-2011, 12:28 PM   #3
ellgren
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2011
Posts: 4

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: Disabled
point taken

Posted thread by mistake - just updated with the question!
 
Old 09-12-2011, 12:45 PM   #4
schneidz
LQ Guru
 
Registered: May 2005
Location: boston, usa
Distribution: fc-15/ fc-20-live-usb/ aix
Posts: 5,150

Rep: Reputation: 887Reputation: 887Reputation: 887Reputation: 887Reputation: 887Reputation: 887Reputation: 887
i' typed in lamp into google and the third link looks promising.
would start there and ask specific questions in a thread if you get stuck.

Last edited by schneidz; 09-12-2011 at 12:46 PM.
 
Old 09-12-2011, 12:47 PM   #5
ellgren
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2011
Posts: 4

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: Disabled
thanks
 
  


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
How to set up a home DNS server jefn Linux - Server 16 03-26-2009 06:34 AM
want to set up a home server mattycakes Linux - Newbie 2 12-08-2007 10:14 PM
home server set-up spboy Linux - General 7 12-13-2005 02:21 AM
fc2 home server set up Vinnychoff Linux - Newbie 1 09-12-2004 10:13 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:27 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
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration