NAS with 320GB HDD connected with TCP/IP or USB only shows 190GB !
brian.mckee at gmail.com
Wed Feb 27 03:34:43 UTC 2008
On Tue, Feb 26, 2008 at 6:06 PM, SYNass IT Ubuntu / Linux
<i-ubux at synass.net> wrote:
> On Tue, 2008-02-26 at 11:43 -0500, Brian McKee wrote:
> > On Tue, Feb 26, 2008 at 5:44 AM, SYNass IT Ubuntu / Linux
> > <i-ubux at synass.net> wrote:
> > >
> > > Any advise, guidance, hints and suggestions are hot awaited. ;-)
> > > TIA for your help and cheers, svobi
> > The extra space is taken up with doubled up punctuation ?? ??
> > :-) :-)
> Hi Brian, well, I was more thinking in terms of Swiss Emmental Cheese:
> Too much bubbles !? ;-D
> > Sounds like a problem with the NAS cases, not Ubuntu.
> > What are they formatted as?
> That's another curious thing/question:
> Suggested is formatting with FAT32 with its 32GB limit if I am not
> mistaken !?
> On the other hand: I would appreciate to understand more in the
> following terms:
> MUST it be FAT32 and why FAT32 (only) !?
> I would tend more to ext3 if mainly used with Linux / Ubuntu !
I have no idea why they would suggest FAT32 other than a 'lowest
common denominator' approach.
Heck, even Windows people use NTFS rather than FAT32 where they can.
I'd do some reading on your NAS manuals - I don't think the problem
has much to do with Ubuntu....
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