How to install Samba server on Ubuntu 12.04

Cara Install Dan Configurasi Samba Server di ubuntu 12.04

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Part 1: Configuring anonymous share with samba server

To install the samba package,enter the following command:

sudo apt-get install samba samba-common

Check the version of installed samba software by using this command:

smbd --version

Also install these suggested packages for samba:

sudo apt-get install python-glade2 system-config-samba

Go to your Windows machine and use this command in order to check the WORKGROUP name:

net config workstation

It will show the output, something like this:

Backup the smb.conf file, then delete it and create the new one:

sudo cp /etc/samba/smb.conf /etc/samba/smb.conf.bak sudo rm /etc/samba/smb.conf sudo touch /etc/samba/smb.conf sudo nano /etc/samba/smb.conf

Add this, in your smb.conf file (or change it according to your requirement):

#======================= Global Settings ===================================== [global]workgroup = WORKGROUPserver string = Samba Server %vnetbios name = ubuntusecurity = usermap to guest = bad userdns proxy = no#============================ Share Definitions ============================== [MyShare]path = /samba/share browsable =yeswritable = yesguest ok…

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