Started by Lukas Mistr, December 09, 2014, 05:33:58 PM

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Lukas Mistr

I am a newbie and do not know how to use samba. I used the official SD-card image - Arch Linux 2.6.35-8-ARCH +
You could someone help me


There is a page about Samba on ArchLinux Wiki (see but for anything more advanced than basic installation, you probably shoud use the documentation on the official site, because non-trivial configuration may be quite complicated and tricky, especialy in a heterogenous environment (=multiple Windows versions on the same network). There are even whole books about Samba (for example, I still have somewhere this old one from O'Reilly, now freely available online on and many HOWTOs, but it depens on what role shoud the device act (file server, print server, WINS server ...).

Lukas Mistr

thank you for information