[ubuntu-uk] Joggler as a File server

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Thu Aug 19 15:54:16 BST 2010

On 19 August 2010 09:06, Cornelius Mostert
<corneliusmostert at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Hi all
> I have my Joggler up and running for some time now, but looks like it freeze
> at lease once a day and sometimes does not reboot very well (when the O2
> logo comes up before Ubuntu then this O2 logo look a bit fuzzy and this is
> usually a sign it will not go further with the boot.) However this is not my
> concern at this stage,
> WHAT I am looking for this time is to know how to setup a File server on it,
> 1. I have a powered external USB drive attached
> 2. I have tried making use of GSamba that comes installed on the Joggler
> image
> 3. Installed SWAT but could not point my Firefox to it, did not startup
> 4. Tried the Samba config tool also.
> 5. I tried to hit (from an ubuntu PC) the IP address of the joggler and can
> ping it but "connecting to a Windows Share" returned smb://..... could not
> be found/connect

It is not clear to me what software you are running on the Joggler.
Are you running the internal s/w (as is suggested by point 2 above) or
booting off Ubuntu on your USB stick?


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