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Old 03-11-2005, 05:29 PM   #1
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modify /etc/network file


new to linux and need to modify the username and password on the /etc/network file on geexbox

have been searching the web all night I am a systems admin for a MS 2003 network and want to crossover from the darkside.

need to edit this file to something like

HOST="" ""
* SMB_USER= # "myusername"
* SMB_PWD="" # "my password"

but have no cule on how to open it for editing

thank every1

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Old 03-11-2005, 05:47 PM   #2
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Re: modify /etc/network file

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Originally posted by 08260068
new to linux and need to modify the username and password on the /etc/network file on geexbox

have been searching the web all night I am a systems admin for a MS 2003 network and want to crossover to the darkside.

need to edit this file to something like

HOST="" ""
* SMB_USER= # "myusername"
* SMB_PWD="" # "my password"

but have no cule on how to open it for editing

thank every1
Right then,

Firstly, MS 2003 is the dark side - you can tell by the terrible wheezing noises your computer makes when it runs it!
Secondly, whats a geexbox? Should I have heard of this?
Ahhhhh,
http://geexbox.org/en/index.html
Okay. Its a distro. Have you tried asking in their forum?
http://geexbox.org/forum/
 
  


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