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NFS mount app [answered]

asked 2013-12-26 18:56:28 +0300

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updated 2013-12-26 19:31:33 +0300

It would be nice to have an NFS mounting app that would work (possibly via openvpn) or whatever network. The biggest benefit would be that you could eg: play music or videos without having to copy the file over network.

I imagine that some people could like cifs too.

Edit: i know that NFS access should be possible in the basic OS, though an app to manage it would be nice :-)

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A nice touch would be be able to pair the NFS mounts with a certain connection/WiFi AP. Like this, it could mount the NFS volumes automatically once they are reachable. :)

MartinK ( 2013-12-26 19:00:43 +0300 )edit

not a bad idea, though eg an openvpn connection or a native connection if i'm home, both should work :-)

AL13N ( 2013-12-26 19:23:47 +0300 )edit

As has been mentioned on IRC, some consideration will need to be given how would Tracker handle this - so that it does not reindex it every time it is mounted, indexes only chosen directories, etc.

MartinK ( 2013-12-26 19:48:05 +0300 )edit

afaic it doesn't need to be indexed, but sure...

AL13N ( 2013-12-26 19:59:47 +0300 )edit

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answered 2014-12-04 17:03:41 +0300

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There is an app that can do exactly that: FishNetMount. It's available on OpenRepos and allows to connect SMB or NFS network shares.

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Does FishNetMount work with Intex phone?

jalomann ( 2016-09-26 07:01:06 +0300 )edit

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