[Phpwm] Networking question

sukh virdee sukh_virdee at hotmail.com
Sun Feb 25 12:55:27 GMT 2007

Thanks David,
I can ping each of the machines, however can't view the shared folders. I've 
set one up on the laptop but can't see it on my desktop. I don't think it's 
a permissions issue as I chmod'd it to 0777

>From my desktop I can view my laptop's web folders by going to 
http://[laptop name] through my browser.

Any ideas how I can see the folders?


>From: David Goodwin <david at codepoets.co.uk>
>Reply-To: West Midlands PHP User Group <phpwm at mailman.lug.org.uk>
>To: West Midlands PHP User Group <phpwm at mailman.lug.org.uk>
>Subject: Re: [Phpwm] Networking question
>Date: Sat, 24 Feb 2007 18:59:05 +0000
>sukh virdee wrote:
>>Maybe not the best place to pose a networking question, but would 
>>appreciate any help..
>>I've got Ubuntu running on my laptop and xp pro on my desktop. I'm writing 
>>code on both and would like to share files between them.
>>How do I go about connecting them with a crossover cable?
>>Any ideas?
>After plugging them together; assign ip addresses to each e.g. 
>and Then setup/install Samba on the Ubuntu server to allow you 
>to access files on it from Windows.
>Good luck
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