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  1. #1

    Sharing Folders Between Linux and Windows

    ok, i want to share a file on my network but i have no idea how to use samba, the windows computer is all configured properly, how would i go along getting the file i need (im a noob at file sharing :-/)

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    heres the output i get with samba

    Processing section "[global]"
    added interface
    Client started (version 3.0.14a-Ubuntu).
    Connecting to at port 445
    error connecting to (Connection refused)
    Connecting to at port 139
    Doing spnego session setup (blob length=16)
    server didn't supply a full spnego negprot
    Got challenge flags:
    Got NTLMSSP neg_flags=0x608a0215
    NTLMSSP: Set final flags:
    Got NTLMSSP neg_flags=0x60080215
    NTLMSSP Sign/Seal - Initialising with flags:
    Got NTLMSSP neg_flags=0x60080215
    Domain=[XXXX] OS=[Windows 5.1] Server=[Windows 2000 LAN Manager]
    dos_clean_name []
    smb: \>

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    Linux Guru AlexK's Avatar
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    Feb 2005
    Does this file reside on your linux box or your windows box? If it is windows box, just execute this command on linux box:
    mount -t smbfs -o username=windows_user_name,password=windows_passowrd //Server_name/share /mount_point
    You'll need the smbfs option compiled into your kernel for this to work.

    if you want to setup a full server, take a look at this howto
    Life is complex, it has a real part and an imaginary part.

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