Multimedia folder/partition

Taco Witte tcwitte at
Tue Jun 21 04:47:21 CDT 2005

Op di, 21-06-2005 te 11:19 +0200, schreef Masuran:
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> Hello,
> I have a small idea and I would like to hear what others think of it.
> At my home pc, I have 3 accounts and a folder (actually a mounted
> partition) under /media.
> I set everything up so that all 3 accounts can add and remove files from
> that folder. It contains movies, music and shared documents.
> Maybe it would be a good idea to include a small tool that would
> configure what folder is the 'Media folder' and who can read and write
> to it. This would make it much easier to set up your computer so
> everyone can watch movies, listen to music and share documents.

I like the idea, but would make it more general (such as a /shared
directory with permissions like /tmp but not erased on boot).
This /shared directory would then be listed during the installation as a
candidate for its own partition (it could get large..).

Kind regards,

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