Sharing files between Linux and Windows

Mark Peveto southernprince73 at
Tue Jul 5 18:36:46 UTC 2016

I'll be interested in the answer to that question myself.  I've had some tell me I need to use samba to do that...I've never been able to make it work.

Mark Peveto
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On Tue, 5 Jul 2016, John J. Boyer wrote:

> I'm going to set up a folder called c:\share on my Windows machine. I
> want to set up a device on my Linux machine which is connected with this
> folder over my LAN. I know that this can be done, because I had
> something similar at one time. However, i'm not certain how to do it
> again. If I remember, it just took an entry in fstab and an entry in
> /dev. Thanks.
> John
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