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Re: AW: [suse-security] Lan
  • From: Ray Leach <raymondl@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 08 Jan 2002 14:22:47 +0200
  • Message-id: <3C3AE497.63899405@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
You can use swat to configure samba. Much easier than hacking a conf file.

OKDesign oHG Security Administrator wrote:

> >
> > Hi All,
> >
> > I have a nt 4.0 network with winxp en 2 suse linux 7.3 pc's. In the tree
> of the
> > network i can see mij windows machines but not the Linux machines. Wat
> > can I do to show them in the networklist (tree) and also keep it safe
>
> In order to see them in the windows-nw-tree and to access them from windows,
> you have to install SAMBA.
> With this tool you can access folders on the linux machine as if this were
> folders on windows-machines.
> Samba is part of SuSE-Linux, just install it and configure /etc/smb.conf (or
> /etc/samba/smb.conf depending on the SuSE-Verison you use). Also define
> START_SMB="yes" in /etc/rc.config. Then start it with "rcsmb start" et
> voila: You now should see you shared folders on the linux-machine(s).
>
> Stephan
>
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