Samba on Linux the Easy Way

Samba file sharing isn’t tricky. There, I said it. End of the article? Not so fast home slice.

Intermediate to advanced Linux users would likely agree with the previous statement. And to a lesser degree, I do as well. Once you understand what is needed, a basic Samba share isn’t a big deal.



Things go 43 degrees to “full funky-town” when you try to follow the ridiculous “guides” elsewhere on “the interwebs.” Imagine flocks of Linux newbies circling a single guide. Now picture newer Linux users getting Samba to work right (gasp) the first time, every time?!  (Read the rest)