Sharing Data via NFS
You can share data on your computer with other computers on the network using
NFS. The other computers will then be able to access the files according to
NFS standards. Perform the following steps for setup:
- Select the menu item Configuration > Add New NFS Share. You can also click
the icon New Share in the toolbar of the control window.
- A new share entry has been prepared in the table of shared folders. Press
the button Select… at Folder to share to select
the folder, which you like to share with users of other computers.
- If the new share should not appear as a read-only disk to other computers,
remove the checkmark at Share “read only”.
- Set the other sharing options as desired. The complete set of options
will be displayed after pressing the button Show advanced options.
- Press the button Apply.
If NFS Manager or OS X are detecting contradictions in the security settings
for shared folders you will be informed about the problem. When correctly configured,
all authorized computers in the network can access the shared files via the
Further information: Sharing Data via NFS