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by strats
Thu Sep 30, 2010 11:57 am
Forum: Beginners and Newbies
Topic: USB drive automounts, then disconnects and have to restart
Replies: 1
Views: 684

USB drive automounts, then disconnects and have to restart

I'm connecting my external usb drive to the Fedora box and I can see the drive in the 'Places' menu. However, after a few minutes, the drive is automatically disconnected and it will not reconnect unless I restart. I have tried unplugging and plugging back in and even cycling power on the drive. I'v...
by strats
Wed Sep 29, 2010 1:07 pm
Forum: Beginners and Newbies
Topic: Where/how to load data into shares?
Replies: 4
Views: 927

Re: Where/how to load data into shares?

Ok, thanks for all the help. I guess my issue is that I copied a few directories over, but I can't see them from within Amahi or from my Win7 laptop. This may be a Samba or other setup issue. I'll continue to copy my data in to the shares and read up some more on Samba. Thanks you both again for the...
by strats
Wed Sep 29, 2010 6:00 am
Forum: Beginners and Newbies
Topic: Where/how to load data into shares?
Replies: 4
Views: 927

Re: Where/how to load data into shares?

Ok, so best way is through the network? I was hoping to connect the external drive through USB, since that's where all the data is currently. I have 1TB of media, so I was looking to do this faster by connecting to the Amahi box directly and not tie up the network bandwidth. Does Amahi store the fil...
by strats
Mon Sep 27, 2010 11:37 am
Forum: Beginners and Newbies
Topic: Where/how to load data into shares?
Replies: 4
Views: 927

Where/how to load data into shares?

So, I've successfully installed Fedora12 and Amahi. Now I want to copy all the media off of my USB backup drive into the shares. Do I just copy and paste into /var/hda/files/music for all the music files? Or do I copy into the actual disc directory on my second hard drive? Is there a transfer tool l...
by strats
Thu Sep 23, 2010 9:17 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: Help with disk setup and partitioning for 1st timer
Replies: 1
Views: 685

Help with disk setup and partitioning for 1st timer

Hello all, I am trying to create a file and media server for iTunes and Picasa(might have to abandon if not possible) to access from my Win7 laptop and my Ubuntu w/ XBMC HTPC. I have the following disks at my disposal: 40GB IDE 80GB IDE 320GB SATA 1.5TB SATA I installed Fedora12 the first time and i...