[plug] Lan network
tomasz89 at gmail.com
Wed Mar 19 21:31:26 WST 2008
> >> Hi All
> >> I have 3 computers connected to my router and then to the net.
> >> 1 W98 box and 2 Ubuntu 7.10 boxes.
> >> The Ubuntu boxes will quite happily talk to the windows box but
> >> I dont seem to be able to get them to talk to each other.
> >> Should I be able to set these boxes up to talk to one another
> >> out of the box or do I need to run an application to set this up.
> >> Is my router stopping the Ubuntu boxes from talking to each other.
> >> Thanks for any advice.
> >> Cheers
> >> Innis
> > Quick question; what does it mean to "talk to one another"?
> > Are we talking ping, file sharing?
> > I'd doubt your router is stopping any communications between the two.
> > Tomasz
> I guess file sharing.The idea is to get them to do what I can do between them and the
> windows box that is to transfer files between one another
So you need to configure Samba; that's narrowed it a little :)
Anyway, with Ubuntu, I think there's a GUI way to do it:
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