netatalk and old old macintoches

David Strauss ubuntu at
Sat Jan 7 23:37:02 UTC 2006

On Sun, 2006-01-08 at 10:27 +1100, Shelagh Manton wrote:
> Hello,
> I cranked up my mother's old old macintosh the other day (os 8.4) and
> tried out the netatalk software to speak over the network with it. There
> are some files on it we need and the printer cables are missing and the
> floppy drive appears to have died. However, I can't get things working at
> all and in fact it appears to have b*ggered the partially functional samba
> thing we did have working on our network.
> Are there any netatalk gurus out there? And maybe while we're at it a
> samba guru or two might be useful too!
> Shelagh

I highly recommend using FTP instead.

David Strauss <ubuntu at>

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