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by Fornhamfred
Thu Dec 13, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Help with Disk Manager (SOLVED)
Replies: 13
Views: 187

Re: Help with Disk Manager (SOLVED)

Thanks for all your help. I had got the share working last night but have amended the fstab and export entries as you suggested.
This just shows how little I know even having been using linux for 12 years.
by Fornhamfred
Thu Dec 13, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Has anyone suceeded in setting up nfs shares (SOLVED)
Replies: 14
Views: 246

Re: Has anyone suceeded in setting up nfs shares

Thanks for all your help. I have changed the mount point of the new_drive and with the help of fehlix have now got the share sorted. See thread https://forum.mxlinux.org/viewtopic.php?f=107&t=47323.
by Fornhamfred
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Help with Disk Manager (SOLVED)
Replies: 13
Views: 187

Re: Help with Disk Manager (SOLVED)

Exports File entry is: /new_drive 192.168.1.0/255.255.255.0(rw,sync,no_subtree_check) Not clear to me what you are doing : Somewhere above you have mentioned mount as "/mnt/new_drive ", at least you have not shown you current fstab , so I can only guess, which I tried to avoid - but anyway :footinm...
by Fornhamfred
Wed Dec 12, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Help with Disk Manager (SOLVED)
Replies: 13
Views: 187

Re: Help with Disk Manager

What are the permissions for the files/folders or mount point? When ever things don't make sense in linux, I suspect first something for permissions. Are the files/folders/mount point owned by root or user? Just something to check. Mount point is owned by user Access is read & write Group is Wilf (...
by Fornhamfred
Wed Dec 12, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Help with Disk Manager (SOLVED)
Replies: 13
Views: 187

Re: Help with Disk Manager

Thanks for the very detailed explanation. I have changed the fstab entry and the drive new_drive is mounted. However when I check the share export I get this still: exportfs -a exportfs: Failed to stat /new_drive: No such file or directory You would need to show all your settings to spott the failu...
by Fornhamfred
Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Help with Disk Manager (SOLVED)
Replies: 13
Views: 187

Re: Help with Disk Manager

Thanks for the very detailed explanation.
I have changed the fstab entry and the drive new_drive is mounted.
However when I check the share export I get this still:

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 exportfs -a
exportfs: Failed to stat /new_drive: No such file or directory
by Fornhamfred
Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Help with Disk Manager (SOLVED)
Replies: 13
Views: 187

Re: Help with Disk Manager

Could you please explain the difference between your entry and mine: # /etc/fstab: static file system information. # # <file system> <mount point> <type> <options> <dump> <pass> UUID=4F97F7862F9D5E8B /mnt/WIN500 ntfs-3g uid=1000,gid=1000,dmask=027,fmask=137,nosuid,nodev,nofail,x-gvfs-show,x-gvfs-nam...
by Fornhamfred
Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:05 am
Forum: Hardware /Configuration
Topic: Help with Disk Manager (SOLVED)
Replies: 13
Views: 187

Help with Disk Manager (SOLVED)

When I first installed MX17 the system mounted my second harddrive sdb2 as /media/wilf/new drive. This has never been a problem until now. In a separate thread (https://forum.mxlinux.org/viewtopic.php?f=107&t=47263) I have been trying to setup nfs shares to my test machine but the system cannot find...
by Fornhamfred
Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Testimonials
Topic: MX 18 YouTube reviews
Replies: 1
Views: 90

Re: MX 18 YouTube reviews

Could not ask for a better review.

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