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Bundling Debian 7.x image for OpenStack

The following procedure was tested using Debian 7.1.0 on Grizzly version of OpenStack.

Create an  image which emulates the Hard Drive

kvm-img create -f qcow2 debian.img 5G

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Debian · Fedora · Linux Distribution · Print Server · Samba Server · Ubuntu

Samba – A short guide for sharing files and printers

Introduction

Samba is a service in Unix like operating systems which can be used to share folders across a Windows Network. Samba is a standard service among almost all the Linux distributions.Samba can perform the following operations.

  1. Act as file server among Windows and Linux machines
  2. Act as a printer sharing service
  3. Act as a domain controller for a Windows network
  4. Act as a client under a Windows domain

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