file sharing

Clive Menzies clive at
Sun Nov 12 11:55:22 UTC 2006

On (11/11/06 14:50), John L Fjellstad wrote:
> Clive Menzies <clive at> writes:
> > We decided to stick to samba for all clients on networks we deploy; here
> > we have Macs, Windows and Linux clients.  We've yet to find a reliable
> > windows/samba browser (a la network neighbourhood) and therefore
> > manually mount the samba shares in the client's /etc/fstab.  We put up
> > some notes on how to do this here:
> Samba browser in KDE works fine (just tested now). I usually use NFS for
> the linux clients, and samba for Windows, though

I should try it again then; whenever I've tried in the past, reading
files from shares worked fine but writing sometimes produced strange
results and wasn't 100% reliable.  If things have improved that's great.



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