In a Windows based network chances are high that you’ll have to deal with file sharing and permissions. Here I’ll be giving and overview of permissions followed by showing you some examples. Lets get to it!
Setting up a Samba File Server from the command line may sound daunting but in this guide I’ll break it down in to simple steps any beginner with Linux can follow!
- A computer running Ubuntu Minimal/Server or Debian
- A computer to be the client (preferably Windows)