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by urfankhaliq
Fri Jul 06, 2012 9:50 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?
Replies: 60
Views: 28538

Re: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?

Thanks ill take a look at that later today when im home. With the Mac, where do i set or configure what drive the rasp pi shares out to the mac because obviously the connectivity is working as i can connect to the pi from the mac but the problem is that its connecting to the SD card instead of my ex...
by urfankhaliq
Fri Jul 06, 2012 12:10 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?
Replies: 60
Views: 28538

Re: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?

OK so i followed the steps to install netatalk and avahi daemon and formatted my 2tb disk with a ntfs partition and an ext4 partition. I also installed samba but for some reason i cant connect to the pi and map the drive on my windows pc but on my MBP I can now see the pi and also connect to the pi ...
by urfankhaliq
Thu Jul 05, 2012 3:55 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?
Replies: 60
Views: 28538

Re: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?

Thanks ill look into that.

One question I had about your EXT4 partitions, I thought EXT4 was not compatible with Mac?
by urfankhaliq
Thu Jul 05, 2012 9:03 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?
Replies: 60
Views: 28538

Re: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?

I've been trying for a while to turn the pi into a backup NAS for both Win & Macs which I now have working. I split a 1.5TB USB external HD into three partitions two ext4 & one ntfs. Installed Samba first & got that working quite quickly whereby a Windows 7 PC is backing up over the network. Once t...
by urfankhaliq
Wed Jul 04, 2012 9:16 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?
Replies: 60
Views: 28538

Re: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?

Ok thanks josh. I'll try that this weekend and let u know!
by urfankhaliq
Sun Jul 01, 2012 6:18 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?
Replies: 60
Views: 28538

Re: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?

Im considering just downgrading my Macbook to Snow Leapord instead :(
by urfankhaliq
Sat Jun 30, 2012 4:59 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?
Replies: 60
Views: 28538

Re: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?

OK so im kind of half way there but im stuck and would appreciate some help! Ive got my pi setup with debian squeeze, ive installed netatalk 2.2 using this http://www.genthree.com/running-netatalk-2-2beta4-1-on-debian-squeeze How can I now get an external hard drive to show up in my Mac in finder an...
by urfankhaliq
Sat Jun 30, 2012 3:59 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Administrator password
Replies: 6
Views: 9109

Re: Administrator password

Oh ok thanks

I also just came accross this and it worked..
http://elinux.org/R-Pi_Troubleshooting# ... y_password
by urfankhaliq
Sat Jun 30, 2012 3:45 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Administrator password
Replies: 6
Views: 9109

Re: Administrator password

why is then that when you are in the gui (startx) and try to do something it asks for the administrative password and wont accept raspberry?
by urfankhaliq
Thu Jun 28, 2012 8:24 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?
Replies: 60
Views: 28538

Re: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?

Sorry not updated in a while.

Im still waiting to recieve my pi! got my delivery confirmation so should be with me in the next few days!

Meanwhile has anyone got this working as a time capsule for OSX Lion?

Thanks
by urfankhaliq
Wed Apr 11, 2012 7:11 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?
Replies: 60
Views: 28538

Re: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?

Thanks Dom, thats just the kind of thing I was looking for. Do you know if this would work with OSX Lion?
by urfankhaliq
Wed Apr 11, 2012 6:25 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?
Replies: 60
Views: 28538

Re: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?

The point is that this can be plugged into my wireless router and be accessible at all times wirelessly allowing the Mac to backup via "Time Machine" all the time rather then when I plug the USB drive into the Mac
by urfankhaliq
Wed Apr 11, 2012 5:10 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?
Replies: 60
Views: 28538

Re: Raspberry Pi as Time Machine for OSX Lion?

<t>Hi sorry if this has been covered somewhere but I am unable to find anything using the search...<br/> <br/> I am wondering whether it will be possible to use the Raspberry Pi as a "Time Machine" for my MacBook Pro running Lion?<br/> <br/> I was hoping if its connected to the LAN and has a USB dis...

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