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Posted on 11-07-2001 12:43 a.m. ET  reply

Original Poster: "Mark W. Krentel" <krentel@dreamscape.com>

> How do I get the Linux machine to show up in the Network
> Neighborhood section so that people can save files on it.

Probably you want to run a Samba server on the Linux machine. That
will allow you to share files between Linux and Windows 9X/NT across a
network. But I've never run Samba, so I can't offer more details.
You can start at:

http://www.syrlug.org/docs/howtos/SMB-HOWTO/index.html
http://www.samba.org/

There is also an O'Reilly book on Samba, available at major book stores.

--Mark

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