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

Adam squeezer99 at gmail.com
Sun Jan 17 15:31:05 MST 2010

didyou try disabling fedora's firewal with /etc/rc.d/init.d/iptables 
stop and then running ntsysv and unchecking iptables?

Peter Olcott wrote:
> 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 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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