[mythtv-users] Can't see thumbnails in mythweb for recordingsof CIFS share

Gabe Rubin gaberubin at gmail.com
Sun Jun 29 18:30:54 UTC 2008

On Sun, Jun 29, 2008 at 11:20 AM, Brian Wood <beww at beww.org> wrote:
> On Sunday 29 June 2008 12:05:13 Gabe Rubin wrote:
>> On Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 11:33 AM, Shawn Flynn <sflynn1 at rogers.com> wrote:
>> > While it is probably OT for this list, feel free to contact me offline if
>> > you feel like giving it a go and want some pointers.
>> >
>> > Shawn Flynn
>> Can I take you up on that offer?
First, apologies for sending this to the full list.  I intended to
only send it to Shawn, but accidentally left the list in the to field

>> I installed SFU, right clicked on my C drive, and enabled NFS sharing,
>> gave the share the name winc, allowed anon access, and changed the
>> permissions to read and write access (all within the NFS share tab).
>> I then added this to my /etc/fstab:
>>    /win3   nfs    rsize=8192,wsize=8192,timeo=14,intr
>> It seems that I can mount /win3, but then when I try to cd into it, I get
>> this: [root at localhost ~]# cd /win3
>> -bash: cd: /win3: Permission denied
>> Here is the line for /win3:
>> drwxrwxrwx   2 4294967294 4294967294    64 2008-06-29 10:56 win3
>> (note, all other directories there are root  root, not sure what that
>> number signifies).
> NFS requires that the UIDs and GIDs be synchronized between machines, or that
> you take steps to account for the lack of such synchronization.
> The permission error is telling you what the problem is, and the UID/GIDs are
> confirming it.
> Not sure how you handle permissions on a Windows NFS server, but if it were a
> Unix server you could just set 777 permissions (security policy permitting).

I am not sure either how to do this with SFU, and MS' docs are not
that great (surprise surprise).

> You might want to share out that Windows directory using Samba type sharing.
Already have these shared out with samba (via CIFS), but then I can't
get the thumbnails in mythweb for the recordings on my CIFS share
(hence the origin of this thread).

> beww
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