Tuesday, February 6, 2018

How to Add Second HDD to Samba Ubuntu

  1 comment
At this time I will share how to Add Second HDD (Harddrive) to Samba, after your plug your HDD to PC.

1. Create directory for mounting HDD, i create on folder media and create folder MM002 for mounting HDD
$ cd to /media/{username}
$ sudo mkdir MM002
$ sudo chmod 777 MM002
$ sudo chown nobody:nogroup MM002
2. Cek your HDD with command 

$ sudo fdisk -l

3. make your hdd to be ext4 linux system with command
$ sudo mkfs.ext4 /dev/sda

4. Cek your HDD UUID, and edit fstab with nano or your text editor, i use sublime text editor
$ sudo mkfs.ext4 /dev/sda$ sudo nano /etc/fstab
$ sudo subl /etc/fstab

5. Add new line for your HDD new mounting

6. remounting your HDD and cek
$ sudo mount -a
$ df -h

7. You can double check in disk tool -> klik HHD -> klik gear icon.

8. Now we add HDD name to samba config
$ sudo subl /etc/samba/smb.conf

9. restart samba and restart ubuntu
$ sudo subl /etc/samba/smb.conf

10. done you can access new HDD with samba

1 comment :