Special thanks to Andrew Tridgell ( firstname.lastname@example.org) for starting and directing the Samba project and for keeping this document honest.
Matthew Flint () told me about the use of the 'interfaces' option in smb.conf.
Oleg L. Machulskiy ( email@example.com), Jeff Stern ( firstname.lastname@example.org), Dr. Michael Langner ( email@example.com and Erik Ratcliffe ( firstname.lastname@example.org) suggested modifications to the section on Sharing A Linux Printer With Windows Machines.
Alberto Menegazzi ( email@example.com) contributed the MagicFilter setup to enable a Linux machine to share a Windows printer.
Rakesh Bharania ( firstname.lastname@example.org) contributed the suggestion for Cisco router configuration.
Rich Gregory ( email@example.com) and others suggested that this document show some details about the smbfs package and its use.
Andrea Girotto ( firstname.lastname@example.org) contributed a number of valuable suggestions throughout the document.
Thanks, also, to all of the international translators that have brought this HOWTO to the non-English speaking world: Takeo Nakano ( email@example.com), Klaus-Dieter Schumacher ( Klaus-Dieter.Schumacher@fernuni-hagen.de), Andrea Girotto ( firstname.lastname@example.org), Mathieu Arnold ( email@example.com), Stein Oddvar Rasmussen ( Stein@kongsberg-energi.no) Nilo Menezes ( firstname.lastname@example.org) and many others for whom I don't have contact details.