Samba tutorial

Scott Mitchell scott+freebsd at
Tue Nov 25 08:35:30 PST 2003

On Tue, Nov 25, 2003 at 10:16:03AM -0600, Darryl Hoar wrote:
> Greetings,
> I just installed Freebsd 4.9 on a machine.
> I want to setup Samba so that a NT4 server
> can copy some files to the Freebsd 4.9 machine.
> I am looking for fine manual to read, or turtorial
> for setting it up.  The Freebsd machine will be a
> member of an existing windows domain, but will
> not be a PDC or BDC.
> thanks in advance for pointers.
> -Darryl

Hi Darryl,

The Samba HOW-TO collection at or
some mirror closer to you should answer all Samba questions :-)  It's for
Samba 3.0 (which is the samba-devel port in FreeBSD), but most of the basic
configuration is similar enough to Samba 2.8 that it is useful for both.


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