Re: Connecting a Windows laptop to a Linux internal network
On Mon, 26 Dec 2005 21:16:15 -0700, Ed wrote in message
> Hi There,
> I have an internal Linux network. I want to add a Windows XP
> Professional laptop to this network so that I can share files. I am
> using SAMBA on the Unix side and think I have the global and share
> sections of smb.conf set up correctly, though maybe not. I tried to
> find the Linux system using DOS Command Net View and only found the
> laptop, no Linux in site. How have any of you made this type of
> connection? Microsoft.com was not any help at all.
..dunno Wintendo myself, and I don't use Samba. But next time you
call Microsoft for help, grab them by their balls so it hurts, before
give up: "Are you trying to tell me I cannot use Microsoft Windows???",
"Can I quote you on Groklaw and the Letterman Show that I cannot use.."
..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt... ;o)
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
Scenarios always come in sets of three:
best case, worst case, and just in case.