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Accessing File on Network using Linux

Im a newbie this Kind of OS

     
6:15 am on Sep 20, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Guys how can i acces my file to network? some of our computer using Windows and mine is fedora 3. i have a file on network how can i access that one... i can log to the network but it gives a error message.
1:35 pm on Sept 20, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Samba. You need to run Samba server on your fedora machine. That will make your fedora computer look like a windows machine - the windows users can access it just like another windows share on the network.

I've always found Samba to be tricky to set up, so you'll have to do some reading on it. It's a bit too intricate to discuss here (however if you install SWAT - the samba gui, you can administer and set it up through your browser).

 

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