NetworkingServers – SMB

Preface

In computer networking, Server Message Block (SMB), also known as Common Internet File System (CIFS) operates as an application-layer network protocol mainly used for providing shared access to files, printers, serial ports, and miscellaneous communications between nodes on a network. It also provides an authenticated inter-process communication mechanism. Most usage of SMB involves computers running Microsoft Windows, where it was known as “Microsoft Windows Network” before the subsequent introduction of Active Directory. Corresponding Windows services are the “Server Service” (for the server component) and “Workstation Service” (for the client component).

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  1. SAMBA

Article

SAMBA

  • Installation
    • SAMBA on FreeBSD
    • SAMBA on Debian Linux
  • Configuration
  • Other

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