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Old 01-03-2010, 02:28 AM   #1
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Install Samba From CDROM


i have vmware workstation with ubunutu server installed
now i need to install samba , i use this command

apt-cdrom add
after that i check the source.list and the cdrom uncomment
then i use sudo apt-get install smbfs, instead of using
the cdrom as the source he use internet .

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I'm a little this a question?
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Did you do an "apt-get update"? Also, you will probably need to comment out the non cdrom lines in your sources.list, since the smbfs version on the web will most likely be newer.


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Old 01-04-2010, 04:27 AM   #4
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thanks evo2 ,apt-get update work


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