[Samba] Can Samba write to NTFS disk on separate machine?

Adam Williams awilliam at mdah.state.ms.us
Sat Apr 29 01:05:39 GMT 2006

yes just set the permissions on the windows XP directory properly and 
then in linux do mount -t cifs "//xpmachine/share" /mnt/point -o 

Larry Alkoff wrote:
> I am required to setup a Windows XP Professional machine on an 80 gig 
> SATA drive and would like to format the entire drive with NTFS.
> Is is possible to use Samba 3.0.20 on a Linux machine (Slackware 10.2) 
> to read and _write_ files to the XP machine?
> This would save me having to both a NTFS and FAT32 partition on the XP 
> machine.
> Larry

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