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No network upsets gnome

An issue that has been bothering me for over a year now. My notebook, running ubuntu 10.04, is almost all the time using a wired connection, with static IP address. And a remote DNS server. Network is ...
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Which options are required for a simple Linux user?

I am setting up a Samba server on Ubuntu and need to create users on the server. However I am not sure which options I need to set with useradd in order for the user to work. Does the samba user ...
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Network external hard drive reports not enough free space

I'm running an Ubuntu (10.04) Samba server on a local network. The server has a 50GB internal drive with only 24MB free. I've shared a folder /samba from that drive. I also have a 1TB NTFS external ...
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Samba doesnt require password on xbmc but does on ubuntu

I have samba setup on a fedora 13 machine, and I use it to share with my xbmc client in the family room. When I set this up there no password or anything was required I merely entered in paths such ...
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Samba not found

I installed Samba, and edited smb.conf. Then I typed the following: sudo /etc/init.d/samba restart The response I got was sudo: /etc/init.d/samba: command not found So now what? Edit: If ...
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Default Kerberos realm

I was following the instructions to install Samba from their website, and it said I needed to install the package krb5-user. So I typed: sudo apt-get install krb5-user It started installing, and ...
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How to install an older version of Samba

I installed samba4 in Ubuntu 10.04 and am having problems due to syntax differences. I can not find documentation to get this to work anywhere on the web. All I can find it stuff for older version of ...
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Can't use smbpasswd in Ubuntu 10.04

When I try to run smbpasswd this is what I get: cli_pipe_validate_current_pdu: RPC fault code DCERPC_FAULT_OP_RNG_ERROR received from host 127.0.0.1! machine 127.0.0.1 rejected the password change: ...
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What's wrong with my smb.conf and why can't Windows access the share?

I'm trying to use Samba to share files between Windows XP and Ubuntu. I edited the smb.conf and added the workgroup name and netbios name. This is the part that has problems: [Myshare] comment = ...
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Why is my mac calling my samba share “Sharepoint”?

When I connect to a samba share running on ubuntu 10.04, the mac reports the type as "Sharepoint"? Is there a way to configure this?
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Why can't I copy files from a Mac to a samba share?

I have a share set up on my Ubuntu 10.04 box, and the Mac can see it, connect to it, and sort of write to it. When I try to copy a whole tree to the share, I get an error saying "The operation cannot ...
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Can't get samba to see other PCs in Kubuntu 10.04 (Lucid)

I'm new to networking. I'm trying to share a folder between to computers (both have kubuntu 10.04 installed). I'm able to share a folder with samba and can see that folder through samba on the same ...