[nas-2000] Re: 2nd harddisk shared for everyone

  • From: "Remco" <skelter.skelter@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <nas-2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 21 Oct 2007 21:06:20 -0400

Thanks, got it.
When I removed the [ide2] section, it was just being recreated, so I changed the values and now it is just as secure as my other disk.

----- Original Message ----- From: "Philipp Wehrheim" <flipstar@xxxxxxx>
To: <nas-2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Tuesday, October 16, 2007 3:02 AM
Subject: [nas-2000] Re: 2nd harddisk shared for everyone

Am Montag, den 15.10.2007, 20:19 -0400 schrieb Remco:

> Hey,
> sorry was away over the weekend ...
> Remco schrieb:
>> Hi,
>> I installed a second harddisk "on" my NAS2000, it is automatically >> begin
>> shared as /IDE2 with read-only access for everyone. How can I change
> What do you mean by shared (samba)???

Yes, I mean Samba :)
> If so have a look in /usr/hddapp/etc/samba/smb.conf
> -> vi /usr/hddapp/etc/samba/smb.conf
I looked in smb.conf, but I don't see any reference to any share. Right now I have public (which is /mnt/IDE1/public) and IDE2 (which is /mnt/IDE2). You
can create more (Samba) shares in the web interface, but /mnt/IDE1 is
already filled in as the path, so I cannot modify the shared directory on

A share always starts with


Well if you don't want IDE2 to be shared try to comment the
lines out and restart samba:

/usr/hddapp/etc/rc.d/S<bal>Samba stop / start

The WebGUI got some limitations -> to be sure always check the
config file via console/ssh.

Small note because Im not sure if my awnser helps you.
To find out which hd is mounted on which mpoint.

ether run



cat /proc/mounts

Any idea where I could look?
I know this is not a real Tinky/Icybox question, but I'd appreciate the

As the list is currently not on a high load I guess nobody really
cares ...

have fun

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