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vijaya_svk 02-09-2008 03:29 PM

How to share files from a windows system to linux system
 
Hi
I am using Fedora 8 on my desktop and i have a LAN connected with two other systems which are working on windows, now i want to share files in between these windows system and my Linux system, how can i do it,

Do nfs does it, or any other , if so how to configure and share the files??

gilead 02-09-2008 03:53 PM

NFS is more suited to sharing files between unix boxes. When you have windows boxes as well, I'd recommends samba as the most convenient method (once it's set up). You could also use ftp, http, etc.

vijaya_svk 02-10-2008 02:00 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by gilead (Post 3051739)
NFS is more suited to sharing files between unix boxes. When you have windows boxes as well, I'd recommends samba as the most convenient method (once it's set up). You could also use ftp, http, etc.

Sir,
I have found samba server in my linux distribution, I am unable to know how to configure it and use it and share the files. can u please tell me how to configure it and use it.

paragkalra 02-10-2008 03:16 AM

Refer to this:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/linux/...k_File_Sharing


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