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Old 02-04-2003, 11:58 AM   #1
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Angry samba configuring

How would I start samba to configure. I am working on 7.2 linux and I have never used this operating system before I need help and step by step instructions if you can.
Old 02-04-2003, 12:05 PM   #2
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try here -

also here -

lots of people are having headaches with this one, so try a bit of research first.
Old 02-05-2003, 05:03 AM   #3
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Try LinNeighborhood as a GUI frontend for SAMBA ( You mean you're not going to use VI to edit your config files ) works just fine for me, comes with good documentation, and I got my Linux box talking with my Windows box in less than an hour Find it here :
Old 02-05-2003, 12:44 PM   #4
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I throuhg together a little something to get the beginers going, as am I. This is the easiest way to share something on the network.
I hope it helps!

Old 02-05-2003, 02:03 PM   #5
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I use webmin as a frontend to it. Lets you do alot of stuff from a web page, including samba, apache, MySQL, etc...


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