Linked by Eugenia Loli on Tue 19th Nov 2002 09:24 UTC
Oracle and SUN This past year has been a breakthrough for Sun for both their Linux and Solaris products. The most intriguing news of all is possibly the challenge Sun poses to Microsoft with their Desktop Initiative announced a couple of months ago. We spoke to Bill Moffitt, Product Line Manager of the Solaris Lifecycle, about Linux, the desktop and Solaris. Update: Bill Moffitt replies on our forums.
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re: Need seemless Samba/SMB support not mutimedia
by anonymous on Tue 19th Nov 2002 16:08 UTC

>A corp desktop needs seemless SMB print and file sharing >support.
Yes, and no. It certanly should have better support SMB, for easy intergration in Microsoft networks.
However SMB is not the way to go if its an all Linux/*nix network. SMB is ugly, and there are far better things out there.