Set up netbios name with Samba

I’m not sure why the System->Administration->Shared Folders gui does not let one set up the netbios name for your Samba server, but it does not seem to in Feisty Beta at least. To set the name, you must edit /etc/smb.conf and add a line

netbios name = <the name you want>

I restarted Samba for good measure: sudo /etc/init.d/samba restart. I found this in a post here.

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