[Samba] Samba Server Configuration GUI

Miguel Medalha miguelmedalha at sapo.pt
Fri Nov 12 13:07:37 MST 2010

> I personally don't like swat either, and I don't run graphical
> desktops on my servers, so gave up on a gui editor long, long ago.
> For adhoc workstation shares, the "user share" stuff in nautilus (or
> is it just ubuntu?) seems to work well enough.  For "hand it off to a
> non-techie", I use a NAS appliance like openfiler or freenas.

You don't need to run a graphical desktop on your server in order to use 
a graphical interface to Samba. You can use a web service such as Webmin.

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