Re: [LINUX_Newbies] Change Workgroup
- On Thursday 29 November 2001 10:50 pm, poulsonplace@... wrote:
> I am running Mandrake 8.1. How can I change the workgroup from whateverThat's what Samba is for. The file you need to change should be called
> it is now to HOME without using the graphical stuff, just the tty's?
> Thanks a lot,
> I just got Windows XP and I ran the little thing that lets you set up a
> home network. Do I just have to get the same workgroups on both (they are
> behind a router) and they I can use file sharing?
smb.conf and it should be in the /etc/samba directory. The setting is
called workgroup and it is in the [global] section. For Q&As, check out
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or the Samba home site at:
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