[Samba] Linux to Windows Interoperability

Gala Dragos gala_dragos at yahoo.com
Thu May 24 06:42:58 MDT 2012

If you are thinking about storing the files on a linux ext3 partition, then it is possible, but the access will be case sensitive.

 From: John Drescher <drescherjm at gmail.com>
To: "Knecht, Matthew J (AS)" <Matthew.Knecht at ngc.com> 
Cc: "samba at lists.samba.org" <samba at lists.samba.org>; "samba-technical at lists.samba.org" <samba-technical at lists.samba.org>; "mailman at lists.samba.org" <mailman at lists.samba.org> 
Sent: Thursday, May 24, 2012 3:32 PM
Subject: Re: [Samba] Linux to Windows Interoperability
> Curious to know if Samba is able to support communication (read/write) with external media formatted EXT3 (Linux volume) from within the MS Windows environment?

I am not sure samba works on a windows machine. I mean you would have
to disable the Server service and probably a few more since Samba
replaces these.

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