Networking

Five tools to simplify Samba configuration

system-config-samba

All new Samba admins should be using this GUI tool. System-config-samba can be installed onto practically any Linux distribution and is incredibly easy to use. With this tool, you can configure the shares to be handed out, as well as the Samba server settings.

By Jack Wallen

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