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GeekSpeek: HOWTO: Installing Samba/Swat on Fedora Core 1

Mar 18, 2004, 07:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rick Nicholas)

[ Thanks to Rick Nicholas for this link. ]

"Samba is an Open Source / Free Software suite which provides seamless file and print services to SMB / CIFS clients. Samba is freely available under the GNU General Public License.

"The use of Samba in both home and work environments is becoming increasingly popular, and while not overly difficult to setup, it can prove to be a challenge for users who have not worked with it before, also, even though there is an abundance of Samba related How-Tos, Tutorials, and Documentation available on the web, a large number of these documents tend to be incomplete, incorrect, and / or extremely vague, this leads to what can be a very annoying experience for many users.

"That having been said, it is the goal of this short tutorial to guide the user through the installation of Samba, and SWAT (The Samba Web Administration Tool)..."

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