smb.conf question

Brad Barth bbarth at
Mon Aug 12 13:14:19 PDT 2002

On Monday 12 August 2002 01:31 pm, you wrote:
> Ok,
>  I configured the samba server as described in the hint however my
> Windows2000 Server does not see the samba server.
> I have a few questions on the smb.conf thou
> what doe the following line do
> server string = %h server(Samba %v)
> and what goes in these lines
>  workgroup = (domain name or Windows Internet Name)
>  netbios name = (windows Internet Name, or Host name of linux box.)
> Thanks in advance
> Dan H

You really should have a look at the following address.  You
can download the O'Reilly book on Samba from there.  It
should explain the options you're asking about in better

Brad Barth
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