How to share files between Mac OSX and Raspberry Pi


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What we are going to use is the Netatalk

Step 1: Installation


sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install netatalk

Step 2: Configuration

-Stop the service:

sudo /etc/init.d/netatalk stop

-Open the configuration file:

sudo nano /etc/netatalk/AppleVolumes.default

-You can edit the mount folder if you wish or leave the default value:

~/ “Home Directory”

-Start the service again

sudo /etc/init.d/netatalk start

Step 3: Open the Finder

Open the Finder on your mac and you will be able to see the raspberry pi with a few seconds in the Navigation Pane.

Use the button “Connect As…” at the right top of the Finder.