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Old 09-20-2004, 01:15 AM   #1
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Network Neighbourhood in Linux


hi
I would be glad if anyone could tell me how to get a GUI for viewing my computers in my workgroup, i am in a LAN with 4 other computers, i revised some of the articles in this site and i found that samba gives this feature. Well i can just use

\\<name or ip address> in the browser

but you know it takes time to set into the linux mode when shifting from windows, bad habits take time to change ..
 
Old 09-20-2004, 01:25 AM   #2
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LinNeighborhood is what i use
 
Old 09-20-2004, 05:28 PM   #3
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try using Konqueror; in the address bar clear all and type "smb:/"
 
Old 09-20-2004, 06:36 PM   #4
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i havent used Redhat in a while, but i think in the gnome menu there should be an option for "network services" or something similar. That then brings up a network browser.
 
  


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