[Samba] Given up on Fedora Ubuntu is 1000-folder simpler

Walter Mautner retlaw.rentuam at gmail.com
Fri Jan 15 00:16:15 MST 2010

Am Freitag, 15. Januar 2010 00:31:34 schrieb Peter Olcott:
> I spent several days (at least 20 hours) tying to get Fedora 11 Samba
>  server going. I consulted every resource that I knew including this list.
>  When I discovered that Fedora 11 Samba could be browsed immediately upon
> installation, and a simple reboot disabled this, I gave up. I decided to

Actually, Samba is similar on both linux distributions. What might have gone 
wrong? Perhaps a policy kit issue or whatever .... since you didn't 
investigate the issue using standard troubleshooting procedures, noone can 
tell - and you end up as a troll.

>  try Ubuntu. After intallation it took only five minutes of editing the
>  smb.conf file to make my share fully operational. In terms of total cost
>  of ownership Fedora and Red Hat have become big losers.

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