[SATLUG] External drive filesystem recommendations
satlug at sbcglobal.net
Fri Feb 4 14:04:03 CST 2011
Frank Huddleston wrote:
>like to have a filesystem that would work on a wide range of systems,
>just in case I want to plug it into something else: ideally, Linux, BSD,
>Mac, and even Windows.
> I know: there probably isn't something like that, unless it's FAT32
>or NTFS. But I just thought I'd ask.
Mac don't read NTFS. FAT don't like big files. The only universal format
for a volume that size is SMB, served via a tiny server like Storey
brought to one of the meetings. Here's an example (not a recommendation)
of what I mean:
Be well - or at least have interesting symptoms!
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