[Samba] can we map windows folder onto unix

Kristyan Osborne kris at longhill.brighton-hove.sch.uk
Wed Dec 11 15:44:09 GMT 2002


look at apache for your web server http://www.apache.org

To map windows dir to linux you need to share the directory and use smbmount (part of samba)

Some docs to help you http://us1.samba.org/samba/docs/man/smbmount.8.html


Kristyan Osborne IT Technician
Longhill High School
01273 391672

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-----Original Message-----
From: Kailash Kayastha [mailto:kkayast at abcv.com]
Sent: 11 December 2002 15:25
To: 'samba at lists.samba.org'
Subject: [Samba] can we map windows folder onto unix

Does anyone on this list know of any utilities that enables mapping windows
folder onto Unix machine? I am going to do the migration of our intranet
site from IIS to Apache in Linux. As the intranet content is over 15Gig, I
need to migrate in a phase wise manner. So if I can run web server on linux
serving the files from the old intranet box, this would help. Any ideas are
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