[arch-general] Sharing data between Windows 7 and Archlinux

Keerthan jai.c jckeerthan at gmail.com
Mon Mar 7 07:17:34 EST 2011

Just share your downloads folder using samba. You can then access it
directly from windows.

On Mon, Mar 7, 2011 at 5:38 PM, Madhurya Kakati <mkakati2805 at gmail.com>wrote:

> Hi all,
> Got hold of a cheap laptop. I want to use it as my download rig. It
> will be on most of the time downloading torrents.
> The laptop actually came with Windows XP installed. I setup the laptop
> ip as and my desktop (running Windows 7) ip as
> After doing that I connected both of them using a lan
> wire. I then enable sharing on both of them and I could transfer files
> directly from one computer to the other at speeds of upto 75MBps. I
> want to know how to do the same with archlinux or Windows 7 running on
> my desktop and archlinux running on the desktop. Please tell me how to
> do that. I want to be able to tranfer downloaded content directly from
> the laptop to the desktop using a lan cable.
> Thanks.

have a nice day

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