"Last time I documented the extent to which I could share files
among my Windows (Win 98, Win XP and Vista) machines.
"There was just one thing that didn't work, so I decided to add
Mac and Linux machines into the mix before tackling it.
"One big problem is that I'm a Linux newbie. I installed Ubuntu
8.10 (Intrepid Ibex) on my old work ThinkPad and have been learning
Linux on the fly. It installed fine from a disk image I downloaded
and burned onto a CD. I actually have dual-boot options with XP but
Linux is the default."