[Samba] Fax modems and Samba

Michael Barnes mbarnes at hcjb.org
Sun Oct 30 02:52:08 GMT 2005

Seems to me there were some fax applications that showed up as a 
printer.  Perhaps setting up the fax modem as a printer share would work?


David Maier told me on 10/29/2005 02:56:
> I am running an FC 2 server with Samba 3.0.10.  It is serving files and 
> is PDC for several WinXp workstations.  There is now a demand to be able 
> to fax from the WinXP workstations, and I'm trying to figure the best 
> way to set up a modem pool on the server and make them available to the 
> workstations.  Is that best handled as some kind of resource share 
> through Samba?  How would that be configured?  I haven't found any 
> documentation about that.
> If not Samba, is there another Linux program that would make server 
> modems available to WinXP workstations?
> Thanks for your help.
> Dave Maier

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