sharing data between SCO Unix and Window 2000 pro

hi there
here is one problem , i hope if some body solve my problem . i am working on SCO Unix but i dont know how to configure it so that i can make it woking with Windows OS ....means how can i share files bitween each other , iam using SCO Unix server 5.0
and window OS is WIN 2000 Pro .
so i am amazing if someone from your side send me step by step process for this ...so that i can share data bitween SCO and Windows

waiting for responce
its very urgent
tks
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wesly_chenCommented:
Samba is the one you need to install.
However, to build Samba for SCO UNIX products may require significant patching of Samba source code. It is much easier to obtain binary packages directly from SCO.
ftp://ftp2.sco.com/pub/skunkware/uw7/net/samba/

Besides, check the following URL for more details (step-by-step):
http://www.sco.com/2004forum/breakouts/farquhar_forum-Samba_files/frame.html

Wesly
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muhalokCommented:
wesly_chen is correct about 1 way: his way you can access the files on the Unix host from Windows Host.

But in case u need it vice a versa, its even easier:

1. Configure a share folder on Windows 2000
2. Mount it as  smbfs under some folder in Unix.
The exact syntax for that is:

mkdir /mnt/smb

mount -t smbfs  -o username="UNISYS02\Administrator",passwd=Alpha //unisys02/shares  /mnt/smb

df -h


NOTE: This is possible easily on linux, I am a little in doubt regarding Unix , but give it a shot.
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