[mythtv-users] Can't see thumbnails in mythweb for recordings ofCIFS share

Gabe Rubin gaberubin at gmail.com
Fri Jun 20 17:08:23 UTC 2008


On Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 9:09 AM, Shawn Flynn <sflynn1 at rogers.com> wrote:
>
> See http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/4453
>
> It's a CIFS problem. I had the same issue with hosting my recordings
> directory on a Windows box serving up a CIFS share. I solved it by
> installing the 'services for unix' on the windows box and sharing out the
> folder using NFS instead of CIFS. Works a charm now.
>

Well, now I don't feel so stupid for not figuring it out.  I am not
sure I want to go through the bother of changing to NFS; I can live
without the thumbnails.  Are there any other advantages to using NFS
as opposed to CIFS?


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