[wellylug] Setting up after system failure

Jonathan Harker jon at jon.geek.nz
Mon Jul 28 11:22:00 NZST 2008

John Durham wrote:
> Well, I finally got to ping the local machine succesfully from the 
> command prompt (after installing a network card for the local LAN). That 
> is as far as I get for now. At least contact is possible.
> Have not located anything like SMB or Samba yet. Got any more 
> suggestions? (running Ubuntu 8).

sudo apt-get install samba

or if you prefer GUI - in the menus:

System -> Administration -> Synaptic Package Manager

search for samba

right-click the "samba" package and "Mark for installation"

Click Apply

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