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Which Linux distro can join Windows 2008 R2 ADS domain

Any opinions on which distros are best to use for connecting to a Windows 2008 R2 domain. I started off by evaluating various different strains of Linux with a view to establishing which were best ...
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Configure Avahi nss-mdns not to use local suffix with hostnames because of issue in mounting Samba share

How to configure Avahi & nss-mdns to resolve names in my small home network in the same manner as Windows does with NetBIOS or more recently LLMNR. For Linux, there are two options: Winbind aka ...
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Fedora join to AD DS (svr 2008): NT_STATUS_INVALID_COMPUTER_NAME

I have been attempting to join my Fedora machine to my 2008 AD DS domain (testdomain.lcl) for some time now. I have followed this article: http://weblog.bignerdranch.com/?p=6 But with no luck. I ...
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samba not working on one interface

I am going a little crazy trying to get Samba working and would really appreciate some pointers. It's quite possible that I have misconfiged some part of the network configuration too. I am running ...
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Need help on setting up a small network

Please refer the image at http://oi51.tinypic.com/1zd6r9h.jpg We are about to setup a new network for our lab and following are the servers we are thinking of having File server (Samba) SVN ...
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Can't view a Ubuntu PC on the network, can't access apache on it, can ping and use samba share though.

I thought that it was because of two machines on the network having the same hostname, and hence asked this question. But it did not resolve the problem. The machine responds to my pings. But when I ...
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Linux/Samba: Broadcast Linux server name on the Windows network?

In order to test my web development work, I've setup a Linux VM on my computer. I'm using Adapter Bridging (instead of NAT) so that I don't have to worry about setting up port forwarding. It works ...
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How to configure smb.conf file for samba share in centos 5?

Iam new to the samba, so can anyone please give basic information to configure smb.conf. And also how it provides permissions and authentication?