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stippie
2007-12-02, 05:27
I'm a recent PC to Mac convert (Vista/Fat32 file system corrupted my Vaio and all of my ripped music).

I can get Slimserver and the Mac Mini/Airport setup to work fine, but can't get the SS to scan my external Iomega HD for music. I'm not clear on Mac filepath structure yet and SS/OSX doesn't seem to support "browse" in defining file paths. None of the combinations I use work (e.g., Devices->Iomega HDD->Slimserver Music)

So my question is: How do I get the music file designation currently set at:

/Users/stephentippie/Music

Which reads the library on my internal HD fine, to point to:

Iomega HDD->Slimserver Music

Which is what I've set up to hold my ripped music.

Thanks,
Steve

PS. Slimserver developers - how about a browse function?

igroucho
2007-12-02, 06:04
open Terminal (in Utilities folder) and drag the icon of the harddrive or the folder in question onto the Terminal window. It will display instantly the pathway for copying.
In SS 7.0 they have implemented the Browse-interface...

kanoot
2007-12-02, 08:01
all drives will be mounted under /Volumes - then its up to the name of your disk.

Eric Seaberg
2007-12-02, 09:06
So my question is: How do I get the music file designation currently set at:

/Users/stephentippie/Music

Which reads the library on my internal HD fine, to point to:

Iomega HDD->Slimserver Music

Type /Volumes/Iomega HDD/Slimserver Music