[kwlug-disc] running samba with no windows involved?

john at netdirect.ca john at netdirect.ca
Tue Feb 2 13:56:38 EST 2010

kwlug-disc-bounces at kwlug.org wrote on 02/02/2010 01:45:21 PM:
>   yes, it sounds goofy but, as an intellectual exercise, is there any
> reason i couldn't use samba to share files (and printers) between two
> linux systems?  naturally, anyone sane would never do that since there
> are better ways (NFS, etc.).  but just to be perverse, i don't see why
> it couldn't be done, correct?

Yes it can. Use smbmount.

John Van Ostrand
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