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Ubuntu Networking :: How To Browse Windows Network


Ubuntu 9.10 now, before 9.04 was installed. On both versions I was unable to browse windows network - when I visit corresponding icon in nautilus, I see error message:
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Looks like some service was missed at startup and not running.


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