The Samba Book

The Samba Book

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The Samba Book from SuSE Press describes in detail the concepts underlying Samba and how to configure a Samba network. Samba is a collection of freely available software tools that permit the integration of a Unix/Linux Server into a Windows workgroup or Windows Domain.
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  • Paperback | 700 pages
  • 188 x 230 x 42mm | 1,120.38g
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • English
  • 0764547739
  • 9780764547737

Table of contents

Preface; Acknowledgments; PART I: Installing and Setting up Samba; Chapter 1: Your First Installation; Chapter 2: Setting up Windows; Chapter 3: Simple Configurations; Chapter 4: Samba Theory and Basic Configuration; PART II: Using Samba; Chapter 5: Planning a Network; Chapter 6: Samba as a Browser; Chapter 7: Advanced Samba; Chapter 8: More Complex Examples; Chapter 9: Real-Life Examples; Chapter 10: Tips and Tricks; PART III: Samba Reference; Chapter 11: Samba 2.0.7 Reference; Chapter 12: Tools for Samba; PART IV: Customized Samba; Chapter 13: Version Modifications; Chapter 14: Adapting Samba; Chapter 15: Configuration; Chapter 16: Security and Authentication; Chapter 17: Diagnosis and Optimization; Chapter 18: Problem Solving; Appendix A: Some Linux and UNIX; Appendix B: Background; Appendix C: Review; Appendix D: What's on the CD-ROM?; Glossary; Index; GNU General Public License; CD-ROM Installation Instructions
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About Olaf Borkner-Delcarlo

Dr. Olaf Borkner-Delcarlo started working with Linux three months after the first version was released in 1992, and created an early Linux network for two universities in Munich, Germany. He first got to know Samba with version 1.16 and has used Samba at his company, itaLISA Ltd., since 1996. He is currently the director general of the SuSE Linux Italian branch.
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