Simple file server

Discussion in 'General Server' started by kg4ujd, Oct 9, 2012.

  1. kg4ujd

    kg4ujd New Member

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    Hello, I am wanting to do a simple file sever on my lan I have an old Pentium 4 box that I want to use. I am looking for something that I can use from linux boxes an windows boxes what distro's and applications would you recommend? Thanks

     
  2. eyal_tst

    eyal_tst New Member

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    I'd give CentOS, Ubuntu a try.
    I'm sure the sharing files part is pretty easy to configure.
     
  3. Unix4linux

    Unix4linux New Member

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    I would install CentOS and run Samba. You can then create a specific directory on the server and share that directory out with Samba and apply different access level in a per user or group basis.

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