samba server

Discussion in 'Server Operation' started by mstrap123, Aug 17, 2007.

  1. mstrap123

    mstrap123 New Member

    i m new to linux and i need help establishing a samba server for file sharing.
    i m using ubuntu 6.10 server on virtual pc 2007, i follow the guide in this web site to setup the samba but i cannot see or connect to the server, the workgroup/domain however did exist in my network.

    please help me
  2. sjau

    sjau Local Meanie Moderator

    how about posting your smb.conf file?
  3. mstrap123

    mstrap123 New Member

    this is my smb.conf after i use a actual pc to do the samba and i still cant see my server from another xp pc. do i need to make them the same workgroup or something like that?

    View attachment smb.conf.txt
  4. mstrap123

    mstrap123 New Member

    another things is that i cant ping the server from xp or ping xp from server, do i have connection problem with the server?
  5. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    That's a problem. Are both systems in the same subnet? Do you use some kind of firewall that blocks pings? What about the ports 137 - 139, are they accessible?
  6. sjau

    sjau Local Meanie Moderator

    Can you post the output of

    in your linux box and

    in your windows box

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