[ubuntu-za] Networking

Jan jan at verslank.net
Fri Feb 10 08:46:03 UTC 2017


On 10/02/2017 06:45, Lee Sharp wrote:
> On 02/09/2017 09:56 PM, Jan wrote:
>> Lee, I have managed to gain acces to my files and folders on sda1 from
>> the Ubuntu 14.04 machine via sftp as per the link you provided, but not
>> the other way around: access is denied.
>>
>> What I had in mind, however, was to be able to access not only the files
>> and folders but also the second hard drive (sdb1) in my machine for
>> purposes of backup, can this be done?
>
> With sftp you should be able to access any mounted drive.  With rsync, 
> you can do backups over ssh without the drives being directly mounted 
> as well.
>
>             Lee

Hi Lee, I have re-installed Nautilus and added some extra features via 
Synaptic, looks like that will solve the issues that led me to Nemo.

So now I have access to files and folders both ways via sftp but am 
still stumped about getting access to my backup hard drive from the 
networked machine.

Jan



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