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Old 06-14-2002, 05:27 PM   #1
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networking windows and linux

ok here is a problem.. i need to figure out how to set up a network with a crossover cable
how could i set up my network so my windows ME system will read my linux system and so forth
i tried setting it up through linuxconf (i have mandrake 8.2) and i cant ping from my windows box to here..
arg it is so confusinggggg
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help meeeeeeeeee please
Old 06-14-2002, 06:22 PM   #2
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you need to use samba on the linux system to be able to use microshaft networking in winders with linux.


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