Clement Martin clmartinse at emypeople.net
Mon Dec 13 21:58:19 UTC 2021

OK, I want a standalone server to share all user files between computers.


*Clement Martin*

*C L Martin Small Engine*


On 12/13/21 4:48 PM, Patrick Goetz via samba wrote:
> If you only have one windows machine, you definitely want standalone.
> On 12/13/21 15:26, Clement Martin via samba wrote:
>> No wonder I was having some issues. I want to share, not sync--thanks 
>> for helping my vocabulary!
>> Tell me the pros and cons of running as standalone vs domain. What do 
>> you recommend?
>> Regards,
>> *Clement Martin*
>> 301-331-5872
>> On 12/13/21 4:08 PM, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
>>> On Mon, 2021-12-13 at 15:39 -0500, Clement Martin via samba wrote:
>>>> I need to reconfigure my network. Have Linux/Debian 10 except for
>>>> one
>>>> Windows10 computer. I am struggling to get everything to sync
>>>> correctly.
>>>> I would like to share all personal files between all machines, but I
>>>> never get it to work. Is it bad to use the gui? If someone could
>>>> help,
>>>> I'd really appreciate it!
>>>> -- 
>>>> Regards,
>>>> *Clement Martin*
>>>> *C L Martin Small Engine*
>>>> 301-331-5872
>>> Please don't use Gadmin-Samba, it is ancient, was never anything to do
>>> with Samba and it is unmaintained (I believe).
>>> Lets try and put it terms you might understand. It is like trying to
>>> check the main drive belt tension on a machine that is fully
>>> hydraulically driven.
>>> It will help if you could describe just what you require. Do you want
>>> to run Samba as standalone servers ? (very similar to Windows 10 home)
>>> Or do you want to run Samba as a domain ?
>>> When you say 'sync', do you mean that literately (the same data on all
>>> servers), or do you mean that you just want to have shares that you can
>>> move data to and from ?
>>> Rowland

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