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I have a desktop with ubuntu 10.04 with my whole music collection in it. I want to access it using my laptop and my brother's laptop, both running windows (vista and 7 respectively).

How do I do that?

All are connected to the same network.

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install samba

example of /etc/samba/smb.conf

[global]
netbios name = musicserver
workgroup = WORKGROUP
server string = Music server
security = share

[public]
path = /path/to/music
guest ok = yes
read only = no
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