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Netatalk 3.0 Manual


Table of Contents

Legal Notice
1. Introduction to Netatalk
2. Installation
How to obtain Netatalk
Binary packages
Source packages
Compiling Netatalk
Compiling Netatalk
3. Setting up Netatalk
File Services
Setting up the AFP file server
CNID backends
ACL Support
Filesystem Change Events
Starting and stopping Netatalk
4. Upgrading from Netatalk 2
New configuration
New AppleDouble backend
Other major changes
Table with old and new configuration file names
Table with old and new option names
To Do
5. Manual Pages
ad — Netatalk compatible UNIX file utility suite.
afp.confNetatalk configuration file
afp_signature.confConfiguration file used by afpd(8) to specify server signature
afp_voluuid.confConfiguration file used by afpd(8) to specify UUID for Time Machine volume
afpd — Apple Filing Protocol daemon
afpldaptest — Syntactically check ldap parameters in afp.conf
afppasswd — netatalk password maintenance utility
afpstats — List AFP statistics
apple_dump — Dump AppleSingle/AppleDouble format data — Queries AFP servers for their capabilities
cnid_dbd — implement access to CNID databases through a dedicated daemon process
cnid_metad — start cnid_dbd daemons on request
dbd — CNID database maintenance
extmap.confConfiguration file used by afpd(8) to specify file name extension mappings.
macusers — List the users connecting via AFP
megatron — Macintosh file format transformer
netatalk — Netatalk AFP server service controller daemon
netatalk-config — script to get information about the installed version of netatalk
uniconv — convert Netatalk volume encoding
List of Tables
List of Examples