[xubuntu-users] Concerning Samba (Neil)

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Mon Apr 22 02:27:16 UTC 2013


On 04/21/2013 03:07 AM, Neil Winchurst wrote:
> On 20/04/13 20:02, Jonathan Hyry wrote:
>> Niel,
>>
>> Samba is normally installed automatically. It enables file sharing
>> with Windows machines and other *nix machines running Samba.
>>
>> If you don't share files with anyone and don't access file shares over
>> a network, it shouldn't hurt to uninstall it.
>>
>> Jon
>>
> Thanks for the info. I guessed that would be the case. I don't do file
> sharing with anyone, and I certainly don't go near anything to do with
> Windows. I am just surprised that samba is installed automatically. I
> would expect it to be used by a minority of people, but then perhaps
> that is just me being anti-social!
Anti-monopoly capitalist?? :) Ric



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