The shared files become available for everyone as soon as you add them. Since I cannot comment not enough reputation here:. Its different from classic file sharing because it uses web technology to be more compatible with todays Internet. In the upper left, click the Port: 80 button and change it to something like 8082. A simple port change avoids conflicts. Often finished uninstalling everything since I could not make it work no matter what I did with little or no guidance. Again easy to use and always works.
Giving many options, ease of use is there for the average user, yet there are many features such as support or blocking of Download managers. Would you like to answer one of these instead? A new option to Disable Journaling will come up in the menu. I've already gotten openssh for ssh and sftp on it. Leave a Reply Your email address will not be published. Using the server application, you can select folders and files to share. It has improved a lot since I first used it in 2009.
It is designed to save your time setting up and running data backups while having nice visual feedback along the way. Its easy to use and always works. Its available for Windows in many different languages as a full installation or binary-only. So, Try yourself and see the results. Access your remote files, over the network. Here on TechTrick also have many mistakes.
If you wish to upload new files, it's enough to drag them in the main window of the tool. You can try which is available through the Ubuntu repository: Webfs a. Choose Disable Journaling from the File menu. By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website. Its very low maintenance and even complete novices who don't even know what a File Server is will be able to use it without much effort.
Worked with Windows 7 firewall when others would not! Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the. It's a single executable file that can run on 32bit-versions of Windows and in Linux with Wine. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site including, for example, the order in which they appear. More options and it is stable. Its simple, incredibly small, very portable, very easy to use and is a standalone executable. It takes no Computer skills to set-up and is especially useful for sharing files with Friends half-way around the World, because they are able to log-on and retrieve Files while I am in never, never, land. Have you tried to match permissions? Thanks for contributing an answer to Server Fault! Notify me of new posts by email.
Finally, if the drive was improperly unmounted or has otherwise become partially corrupted run fsck. Oli and Jeremy Kerr: Thanks for the responses! If not, the default port 80 is correct. We are not responsibe for any issues that caused due to informations provided here. He is also a freelance tech writer, and has authored many networking and computing books for brands like For Dummies and Cisco Press. Photos are automatically shown with thumbnails and music can be played with the integrated player. Reboot and log in as tempuser. More specifically I am searching for a lightweight server that is usable for simple one-time file transfer between computers.
All I needed was a simple http instance. Files can be downloaded and uploaded to and from the server via the web interface, in addition to using the server application. I'm not sure if they meet some of your more off requirements like serving single files, but you can do that with a wrapper that puts symlinks in the http root. Both single- and multiprocessor versions are available. It's light-weight, download the source, and write a Python script just copy the quick start part on the home page is enough, 5-6 lines, set user name and password, home directory, etc. It also features virtual host capability, authentication, load balancing, and Apache compatible log files.
No big learning curve to deal with. If you changed it to something other than the default port 80, you must change it on the command line as well. And every firewall allows ports 80 and 443. First, we're going to add a temporary user, since we don't want to edit a user that we're currently logged into. However the last two are a bit old and their designs are not the prettiest. This would only run on a volume that has not been journalled.