Chapter 12. Manage Network Storage

These labs should be performed on the CentOS operating system that you installed in Chapter 1, “Distributions and Key Components.” Before you begin this lab, log in to the student account that you created during the installation process.


Ideally you would have two systems for working on network-based labs. However, such a setup would require extra RAM and a faster CPU. To avoid having too many hardware requirements for your system, this lab has you run a single virtual machine that acts as both the server and the client.

Lab 12.1 Configuring Samba

Step 1. Open a terminal window.


Step 2. Use the su command to switch to the root user.


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