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Oracle Solaris SMB and Windows Interoperability Administration Guide     Oracle Solaris 11 Express 11/10
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1.  Windows Interoperability (Overview)

2.  Identity Mapping Administration (Tasks)

3.  Solaris SMB Server Administration (Tasks)

4.  Solaris SMB Client Administration (Tasks)




The Oracle Solaris SMB and Windows Interoperability Administration Guide describes the Oracle Solaris Server Message Block (SMB) server. This book is intended for system administrators and end users. Both Oracle Solaris operating system (Oracle Solaris OS) and Windows system administrators can use this information to configure and integrate the Solaris SMB server into a Windows environment. In addition, system administrators can configure the identity mapping service. Finally, the chapter about the Solaris SMB client is primarily intended for Oracle Solaris users who would like to mount SMB shares. The Solaris SMB client chapter also includes tasks to be performed by a system administrator.

Note - This Oracle Solaris release supports systems that use the SPARC and x86 families of processor architectures. The supported systems appear in the Solaris OS: Hardware Compatibility Lists. This document cites any implementation differences between the platform types.

In this document these x86 related terms mean the following:

For supported systems, see the Solaris OS: Hardware Compatibility Lists.

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Typographic Conventions

The following table describes the typographic conventions that are used in this book.

Table P-1 Typographic Conventions

The names of commands, files, and directories, and onscreen computer output
Edit your .login file.

Use ls -a to list all files.

machine_name% you have mail.

What you type, contrasted with onscreen computer output
machine_name% su


Placeholder: replace with a real name or value
The command to remove a file is rm filename.
Book titles, new terms, and terms to be emphasized
Read Chapter 6 in the User's Guide.

A cache is a copy that is stored locally.

Do not save the file.

Note: Some emphasized items appear bold online.

Shell Prompts in Command Examples

The following table shows the default UNIX system prompt and superuser prompt for shells that are included in the Oracle Solaris OS. Note that the default system prompt that is displayed in command examples varies, depending on the Oracle Solaris release.

Table P-2 Shell Prompts

Bash shell, Korn shell, and Bourne shell
Bash shell, Korn shell, and Bourne shell for superuser
C shell
C shell for superuser