howto create foxpro file shares/mounts in RHEL 4.0

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howto create foxpro file shares/mounts in RHEL 4.0

Postby zaki486 » Tue Jun 12, 2007 12:08 pm

Asalam o Alaikum 2 u all,

Brothers mein apnay linux webserver per kuch space per foxpro ki files rakh kar windows clients ko access daina chahta hon, can anyone have any experience how to make shares available to windows clients easily to manage and map from windows clients very very much easily ?

like now these files are available on my domain server which is win nt 4.0 (sp 5)

will it be difficult to move over to a linux server ??

is SAMBA server best for the shares ??

please help

Thanks in advance


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Postby LinuxFreaK » Wed Jun 13, 2007 12:20 pm

Dear zaki486,
Salam,

Use Samba.

Best Regards.
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Postby irfanbhatti » Wed Jun 13, 2007 3:26 pm

server string = samba server

workgroup = FQDN
security = share
[share]
path = /share
writeable = yes
browseable = yes
guest ok = yes


chmod of /share 777
an a entry in dns of Linux PC(samba server)
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can i use/install or alternative for foxpro in Linux

Postby zaki486 » Thu Jun 14, 2007 12:26 pm

Asaalam O Alaikum broz

i need to shift a windows nt machine running domain (that i can easily migrate to linux) but for Database i.e. Fox pro 2.0 i need to know if i can use any free available built in database like mysql or other by converting the Foxpro's .Ldf into anyother database ??

please help

i need to get rid of that Windows Nt Server and use the Linux server for the following roles:


1- Database server (now running fox 2.0)
2- Migration of data from old to the new database ?

please help out

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