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Installation of Samba on FreeBSD

Samba — this program, which allows access to network drives and printers with different operating systems to SMB/CIFS protocol. It has client and server parts. It is free software released under the GPL.

First of all, samba will allow to give access to some specify directories on the network. Using SMB protocol and password protection, you can copy necessary files, e.g. – for settings, system configuration or backups.

So, our task, – to make share to some directories, with password protection, with access only from certain IP-addresses or address ranges.
So said so done.

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