This recipe will show how to set up a Samba server on the Banana Pi. Moreover, we will investigate how we can connect Windows and Linux clients to the Samba server. Samba is a re-implementation of the SMB/CIFS networking protocol to provide file and print sharing among Windows and Linux systems.
For this recipe, you require the following:
We are splitting this recipe into the installation and configuration of the Samba server and the setup of clients.
Installing the Samba server is done quickly.
We are working with the default user
bananapi in the upcoming recipe. Furthermore, ...