[Samba] Samba servers and Mac OS X clients

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Mon Oct 7 14:55:04 GMT 2002

On Fri, 4 Oct 2002, Betty Johnson wrote:

> I am trying to set up a file server using RedHat or Mandrake Linux. The 
> Linux server is running netatalk. Clients include Mac OS 9.1 and 9.2, 
> Windows 2K, ME, MacOS X (10, 10.1 and Jaguar).
> I seem to have connectivity issues with the clients running OS X, and was 
> wondering if this is supported in Samba. My server is running version 
> 2.2.6pre2, which was recently upgraded from 2.2.3. Thanks.

I don't have a Mac OS X client to test with but would be curious
to know of your experience.  What is failing?  btw...why not use NFS 
for Mac <-> Linux access?

cheers, jerry
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