[PC-BSD Support] Need help with network

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Mon Aug 11 06:43:28 PDT 2008


Bruce Kemp wrote:
> I am just learning to use PCBSD, but I need information about changing 
> the name of the network, my home network is called home and the PCBSD 
> network is called mygroup.
> Bruce
> 


Bruce,

You'll need to edit this file: /usr/local/etc/smb.conf

Edit this string:

workgroup = MYGROUP

to

workgroup = home

This is apart of the samba configuration, if you want to learn more 
about it, you should type in "man smb.conf" to read about all the 
various options for working with a Windows network.

Hope that helps!


-- 

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
http://www.pcbsd.com


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