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Samba Shares

Several folders on ponyland are accessible from within the RU-network as Network Shares, using Samba. The following shares are available:

Name Location on Ponyland URL
bigdata /vol/bigdata
bigdata2 /vol/bigdata2
tensusers /vol/tensusers
tensusersX (X=2,3,4,5) /vol/tensusersX
homes ~
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Connect using Windows

  1. Open a Windows Explorer window.
  2. Left click on Computer and then on Map network drive. Click here to see where you should click.
  3. In the address bar, type '\\' followed by the URL and press Enter. In the URL, you might need to change slashes into backslashes (so, for instance, connect to \\\tensusers\YOURFOLDER).
  4. Log in using your Ponyland username and password.

Note: on Windows 7, you might want to click something similar to 'Use other credentials' or 'Ue another username' for step 2, otherwise it will automatically try to log in with your university-wide u-number (and fail to do so).

Connect using Mac

  • Open a Finder window
  • From the top menu, click Go, then choose connect to Server (K)
  • In server address, type: smb:// and connect
  • Log in using your username and password

See also

  • vpn - Connecting to Samba from outside the RU-network.
wiki/ponyland/samba.txt · Last modified: 2020/03/06 11:09 by wessel