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Old 04-23-2002, 10:50 PM   #1
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Simple Home LAN has Win2K problems

I am setting up a simple home LAN to learn Linux server admin. SuSW 7.1 is my server, Windoze2K is my first client. I can ping my server from both boxes. I can use a browser from both boxes to display htm files on the server using either IP ( or domain (kirtland). What I can't do is get Win2K to show the network in My Network Neighborhood.
So when I try to put my htm/php/etc files onto the server from the windows box I can't.
(I use FirstPage as my editor and FTP Commander).
Any ideas? Thanks.
Old 04-24-2002, 06:51 AM   #2
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you can set up your linux box as a samba server
read up on samba

or you can set up a ftp server on your linux box
wu-ftpd or Proftpd

Last edited by hanzerik; 04-24-2002 at 06:52 AM.


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