GSAMBAD is an easy to use GTK+ frontend for the SAMBA file and print server. It features multiple local and remote user and group imports, on the fly share creation and user handling, including randomization of usernames and passwords. PDF printing to shared/private directories or email. It also features three levels of domain management strategies.
If you are a new user in the GNU/Linux world, first make sure you read some manuals and howtos about Samba.This is one place of many where you can get some good information: Samba Information
Download samba >= 3.0.9 from www.samba.org and unpack it like this:
tar -zxvf samba-x.x.x.tar.gz then cd into that directory and type:./configure –prefix=/usr –sysconfdir=/etc –localstatedir=/var –sbindir=/usr/sbinmakemake install
If there are no errors youre ready to install gsambad which can be done like this:
Download gsambad-x.x.x.tar.gz and unpack it like this:
tar -zxvf gsambad-x.x.x.tar.gz
CD into that directory then run:
./Autoinstall (if you like the settings in it).
Now you should be able to start it by typing gsambad at a shellprompt or from GNOME or KDE’s program menus and youre ready to add some users.