How-to Access Mac Files from Fedora Linux on Local Network

February 18th, 2016 by thelinuxevangelist

Fedora Mac OS X Easy File Sharing




The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Set Up a File Sharing between Linux Fedora and Mac OS X on Local Network by the Afp Protocol.

The gvfs-afp package provides support for reading and writing files on Mac OS X and original Mac OS network shares via Apple Filing Protocol to applications using gvfs.

The Apple Filing Protocol (AFP), formerly AppleTalk Filing Protocol, is a proprietary network protocol that offers file services for Mac OS X and original Mac OS.

Fedora Mac OS X Easy File Sharing with afp - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Afp File Sharing with Fedora Linux -  Kde5 Open Terminal
  2. Installing gvfs-afp Package

    sudo yum install gvfs-afp

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

  3. How-to Enable File Sharing on Mac OS X:

    Mac Enable File Sharing
  4. Open a File Manager window
    Go >> Network Drives

    Fedora Mac OS X Easy File Sharing with afp - File Manager Network Drives
  5. Login & Access Shared Stuff

    Fedora Mac OS X Easy File Sharing with afp - Login and Access Shared Folders
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