Can't see linux server

Morrison Davis Morry.Davis at Sun.COM
Thu Feb 21 03:37:18 GMT 2002

Yes, I changed that to match the workgroup name on my windows machines.
But, still no linux server in my network neighborhood.
share modes = yes 

anyone have a good smb.conf file I could use as a template?

>Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2002 17:51:28 -0500
>From: "Allen, Michael B (RSCH)" <Michael_B_Allen at>
>Subject: RE: Can't see linux server
>To: 'Morrison Davis' <morry at>, smb-clients at
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>This doesn't have anything to do with "clients" but I think you just need to 
set the workgroup parameter. The default is:
>   workgroup = MYGROUP
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From:	Morrison Davis [SMTP:morry at ha3mpk.Eng.Sun.COM]
>> Sent:	Wednesday, February 20, 2002 2:10 AM
>> To:	smb-clients at
>> Subject:	Can't see linux server
>> Just built linux server. I have it plus 3 other windows 95 an 98 
>> machines on my home network. I want the linux machine to be the print 
>> server. But none of the windows machines can see the linux box. How do I 
>> fix this.
>> Any Help much appreciated.
>> -Morry

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