Easily integrating your Linux host into a Windows environment ...
This solution allows one to very easily navigate any number of windows/samba servers and shares with any file management application (and from the shell). ·
Having a digital ISDN telephone connection lets you easily integrate Fax and Answering Machine functionality into your Linux server. SuSE (and Debian) distribute a package called Capisuite for this purpose. You will also need a supported ISDN card (an AVM Fritz card is inexpensive and works). ·
The big issue is the Linux connectivity which became worse an worse over the time as Linux distribution getting more and more complicated. As matter of fact I did not find one instruction in the Internet on how to connect it to Linux via a cradle. Here is How! ·