access under unix

David Collier-Brown davecb at
Tue Apr 25 19:42:21 GMT 2000

Etzel Rudolf wrote:
> For accessing the documents from a WEB-browser running on NT and for
> providing the correct (Unix) access rights, a WEB-application uses links of
> the following form:
>         file://nmdoc/webdoc/<path>/xxxx.doc
>         nmdoc: the samba server
>         webdoc: the exported share
> 				My question therefore, is it
> possible to provide them the same links as under NT ? Do Samba provide only
> the possibility to export to NT or also to Unix ?

	Smbsh will do this, but Netscape won't accept a // in the
	file: path except when doing ftp.

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