Step1: Go to the following link and download all of them https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B37XfxCcR3ZnT2FOaFZROW9MUE0&usp=sharing
Step2: Extract both the directories (Fuse-2.8.4 & ntfs-3g-1.1120)
Step3: Follow the instructions as per the procedure file.
Run yum install gcc* -y
Step4: mkdir -p /mnt/ntfs mount -t ntfs-3g /dev/sdb1 /mnt/ntfs/ cd /mnt/ntfs touch somefile
Step5: Make the following entry in /etc/fstab, if you want to mount the ntfs partition permanently.
Samba server is mainly used for file sharing in cross platform environment. You can find the simple following steps to make Samba file server configuration in Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS.
Step 1: Install the samba package from online repository sudo apt-get install samba
Step 2: Edit the configuration file /etc/samba/smb.conf workgroup = EXAMPLE
This EXAMPLE can be your domain name or some desirable name
Step 3: Make or add the following changes in the bottom of the file. Use bottom of the file for improving your readability. However, you can add these lines in any portion of the configuration file (for advanced users- generally not recommended for normal users). [share] comment = Ubuntu File Server Share path = /srv/samba/share browsable = yes guest ok = yes read only = no create mask = 0755 valid users = employee
Step 4: Make a directory mkdir -p /srv/samba/share
Step 5: Restart the following services sudo restart smbd sudo restart nmbd
Step 6: Create users only to access samba share
useradd -s /sbin/nologin employee smbpasswd -a employee smbpasswd -e employee
To access samba via command line smbclient //192.168.10.11/data -U employee