"Those who are familiar with Samba know it provides file and
print services, but not everyone is aware of the other services
that Samba provides. With Samba running on Linux, IT administrators
can provide high levels of interoperability with the Microsoft
Windows environment extending well beyond simple file and print
"This tip reviews key factors in the interoperability between
the host platform that Samba is running on and the Microsoft
Windows environment and some of its essential services..."