Re: Filesharing on small LAN
> On Mon, Nov 28, 2005 at 10:22:31PM +0100, Lars wrote:
> > I hate to said it/use this expression, but i'm looking for a simple MS
> > peer-to-peer/small AD, just in Linux. I properly missed something...
> "MS peer-to-peer/small AD" is greek to me. Can you be more specific
> about your needs?
Until the OP responds, it might be best to work on the presumption that
once connected, all available shares immediately become available.
> Sorry to say it, but Linux filesharing is really not where it should
> and I think there is no established system allowing automatic
> discovery (other than Samba).
Which is probably the best solution, in this case, I suspect.
> 90% of the time automatic discovery is unimportant and NFS suffices.
Ouch! How do you know my requirements? ;-) On the contrary, automatic
discovery can be a deal breaker. Without Samba - or its equivalent, if
there is one - we wouldn't have Linux here at all.