LinuxQuestions.org
Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
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 06-02-2006, 05:07 PM   #1
computer
Member
 
Registered: Nov 2005
Posts: 89

Rep: Reputation: 15
configuring samba


hi,

i had fc5 before and used to access the my other computer, but now when i have installed suse when i say \\other_pc_ipaddress i can not access the shared docs in other pc..

is there any configuration i need to do?

thanks
 
Old 06-03-2006, 01:12 PM   #2
JimBass
Senior Member
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Location: New York City
Distribution: Debian Sid 2.6.32
Posts: 2,100

Rep: Reputation: 49
Samba client is what you need to configure. The shortened name for it is smbclient. You can issue a whole string to mount the desired shares from the command line, or you can try doing it from the gui with the smb:\\computer\share. Just make sure you have smbclient installed, and you may need to go into the configuration of samba and make sure you have the right domain/workgroup information.

Peace,
JimBass
 
  


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
Need ur help in configuring Samba safrout Linux - Networking 3 06-24-2004 04:04 AM
Configuring Samba...help!! fay Linux - Software 2 06-10-2004 09:40 AM
Configuring Samba MattLaw Linux - Networking 1 10-02-2003 11:26 AM
Configuring Samba F|eA Linux - Networking 5 02-13-2003 05:54 AM
configuring samba raven Linux - Software 1 06-10-2002 07:56 AM

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

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:23 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