Fedora Core 2 File Sharing

  • manuleka
  • Graduate
  • Graduate
  • User avatar
  • Posts: 240
  • Loc: NZ, Wellington

Post 3+ Months Ago

Anyone with RedHat Expertise? or Linux in general?
How would i enable file sharing with Windows XP Home? I got Samba installed on Fedora but clueless on where to go!
Two PC are physically connected, WinXP file sharing is enabled already. It's just the Linux side that i'm concerned about.... i'm new to Linux

thanks
  • Daemonguy
  • Moderator
  • Web Master
  • User avatar
  • Posts: 2700
  • Loc: Somewhere outside the box in Sarasota, FL.

Post 3+ Months Ago

Provided you installed and built samba properly....

There's two files, smb.conf.sample and nmb.conf.sample. Find those two, and copy them to a like version without the .sample.
Edit them as appropriate, according to
http://us1.samba.org/samba/docs/man/Sam ... ollection/
And you should be good to go.

Cheers.
  • aeon
  • Graduate
  • Graduate
  • User avatar
  • Posts: 184
  • Loc: Ireland

Post 3+ Months Ago

there's a program called captain nemo, which let's your write to various different file systems (ext2/3) from windows

Post Information

  • Total Posts in this topic: 3 posts
  • Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 8 guests
  • You cannot post new topics in this forum
  • You cannot reply to topics in this forum
  • You cannot edit your posts in this forum
  • You cannot delete your posts in this forum
  • You cannot post attachments in this forum
 
 

© 1998-2014. Ozzu® is a registered trademark of Unmelted, LLC.