I have server running Ubuntu 10.10. Never used samba before, as I never had windows machines, but now I need it.
So I did:
apt-get install samba smbfs smbclient.
Packages are installed, but I have no idea how to configure it. All howtos I found on the net relate to /etc/samba/something.conf, where I don't even have /etc/samba directory.
The only config I found is /etc/default/samba, which contains (aside from comments) only:
All I want is to be able to have access to some directories on the Ubuntu machine from Windows, nothing else.