Ben Hamilton

Get SAMBA running on linux

This article here describes how to get SAMBA running on a Raspberry Pi. The protocol, which is known as the Common Internet File System (CIFS) – but was originally called Server Message Block (SMB), has been implemented on other operating systems including Linux. The most popular implementation is known as Samba and it allows devices […]

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SMB traffic control

I can’t recall which web site I found this via, and have not had time to play further with it, but it looks very interesting: that is tweaking the settings to mimimise network traffic caused by “Server Message Block (SMB)” with Windows Explorer. If anyone has used these tweaks, I’d like to hear what your […]

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