How to install and configure samba on RHEL 8 -


Samba provides server and client software to allow file sharing between Linux and Windows machines. Installing and configuring it on RHEL8, is quite easy. Keep reading to learn how to share a directory with samba, and how to apply the appropriate SELinux context to it.

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Hi, you may want to read ‘man smb.conf’, your example shares are not going to do what you think :wink: