[ubuntu-uk] New twist on file sharing.
rob at esdelle.co.uk
Thu Mar 3 17:43:11 UTC 2011
Quoting Gordon Burgess-Parker <gbplinux at gmail.com>:
> On both my Netbook and Laptop, if I do System-Preferences-Personal
> File Sharing the dialog box tells me that "This feature cannot be
> enabled because the required packages are not installed on your
> NO mention WHATSOEVER of what packages ARE required. What a stupid
> Windows-like error message. How the hell do I find out what packages
> ARE required?
Hmm, could be Samba or maybe even some Bluetooth packages. I do agree
though, a list of packages, some pointers our even the offer to
install the missing packages would be useful.
Sadly I can't tell you exactly which packages you'd need as I'm not
near a PC at the mo (just on my mobile).
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