"Server OSes, such as CentOS, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and SUSE
Linux Enterprise do not enjoy the same simplicity as does the
modern Linux desktop when it comes to issues like sharing out
directories (even though they share the same default desktops). You
can see how easy it is to share out folders in my article "Easy
folder sharing in GNOME".
"The server OSes justifiably make this task a bit more
challenging to keep administrators from inadvertently sharing out
folders that shouldn't be shared or causing security holes to pop
up on their servers. But that does not mean the task is
impossible…in fact it's not that much more difficult than it
is on their brethren desktop. Let's take a look at how this is done
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