A Question on networking

Sasha Tsykin stsykin at gmail.com
Sat Jan 28 05:36:55 UTC 2006

j Mak wrote:
>   I am new to this networking thing. After going through tons of 
> tutorials, I managed to connect my two computers (Ubuntu and mepis) 
> with a crossover cable and make them communicate with one other. Now, 
> my problem is how to share files and printer between the boxes. I 
> searched the Internet but found no descent tutorial on this. If anyone 
> has any hints how to go about doing this or know some tutorial on 
> file-sharing please let me know.
> Thank you very much,
> J. Mak
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Go to System => Printing => Add printer. Then select "Network printer, 
and follow the prompts. Use NFS for file sharing, just type it into 
google (or the ubuntu forum search) and you should get plenty of hits.

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