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Date:      Sat, 11 Sep 1999 21:23:58 -0700
From:      james <>
Cc:        Free-BSD Newbies Mailing List <freebsd-newbies@FreeBSD.ORG>
Subject:   Re: like, way new newbie--like, way dumb newbie question
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Bob Cohen wrote:
> Hi All,
> I'm contemplating the free-bsd plunge and I have a question
> before proceeding.  Can a free-bsd box be used as a file
> server for a windows peer-to-peer network?

yes, it can. you'll want to look into samba (and perhaps NIS/NFS). a
good reference/starting point would be "Samba: Integrating Unix &

stay intact,

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