Special thanks to Andrew Tridgell ( email@example.com) 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 ( firstname.lastname@example.org), Jeff Stern ( email@example.com), Dr. Michael Langner ( firstname.lastname@example.org and Erik Ratcliffe ( email@example.com) suggested modifications to the section on Sharing A Linux Printer With Windows Machines.
Alberto Menegazzi ( firstname.lastname@example.org) contributed the MagicFilter setup to enable a Linux machine to share a Windows printer.
Rakesh Bharania ( email@example.com) contributed the suggestion for Cisco router configuration.
Rich Gregory ( firstname.lastname@example.org) and others suggested that this document show some details about the smbfs package and its use.
Andrea Girotto ( email@example.com) 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 ( firstname.lastname@example.org), Klaus-Dieter Schumacher ( Klaus-Dieter.Schumacher@fernuni-hagen.de), Andrea Girotto ( email@example.com), Mathieu Arnold ( firstname.lastname@example.org), Stein Oddvar Rasmussen ( Stein@kongsberg-energi.no) Nilo Menezes ( email@example.com) and many others for whom I don't have contact details.