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    Sharing + No Mouse


    two questions

    1) I want to access shared windows partitions on my lan, as i read somewhere i installed samba and someother util but where do i see the shared drives on my mandrake 10 official?

    2)my mouse isnt working, how can i use my keyboard to move my cursor as in windows we use mouse keys.

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    Re: Sharing + No Mouse

    Quote Originally Posted by __Virus__
    1) I want to access shared windows partitions on my lan, as i read somewhere i installed samba and someother util but where do i see the shared drives on my mandrake 10 official?
    Personally, I'd use samba to share to windows machines and use NFS for linux-to-linux, just for performance purposes. But you can mount samba shares using the mount command. Put entries in in your /etc/fstab to tell the system what exports and what mount points you want to use.
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    Re: Sharing + No Mouse

    Quote Originally Posted by Roxoff
    Quote Originally Posted by __Virus__
    1) I want to access shared windows partitions on my lan, as i read somewhere i installed samba and someother util but where do i see the shared drives on my mandrake 10 official?
    Personally, I'd use samba to share to windows machines and use NFS for linux-to-linux, just for performance purposes. But you can mount samba shares using the mount command. Put entries in in your /etc/fstab to tell the system what exports and what mount points you want to use.
    Iam a complete noob so sorry to tell you i dint get even a single word of what you told...i installed samba that is all i know

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