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    Yet Another Netatalk 2.2 Fork

    These are all sound tips, good job figuring this out. While this advice comes a bit late, I've done a write-up on configuring Netatalk over at the RaSCSI wiki that covers these points and others. Instead of '-ddp' you can also put '-transall' which activates both DDP and DSI (TCP/IP) which can...
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    Yet Another Netatalk 2.2 Fork

    I've added this to the README in my fork. Thanks!
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    Apple Lisa Video Board Advice

    This is a great tip, thanks for sharing! Let me add that the exact same type of potentiometer may exist inside on the PSU board as well. On the Lisa 2 I was working on, the pot on R29 seems to have been causing overvoltage that went away after working some contact cleaner into it. I found this...
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    Apple Lisa doesn't boot - need help troubleshooting

    I just wanted to chime in and say that this thread helped me troubleshoot the same error on a Lisa 2 that I was repairing. The COP chip wasn't getting any voltage at all on any pin and kept stone cold during operation, so I followed the traces from pin 9 on the COP chip which took me to the area...
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    Yet Another Netatalk 2.2 Fork

    I'm proud to present a new release from the Netatalk 2.x fork: https://github.com/rdmark/Netatalk-2.x/releases/tag/netatalk-2-220401b This version constitutes a massive refactoring, code cleanup, plus security and stability improvements. The primary functional change is that the configure...
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    What should a hobbyist-focussed AppleTalk router do?

    I'm all for providing options to the community -- the software based solution (Netatalk) for those who already have servers around and enjoy tinkering with Linux or NetBSD; the hardware based solution for those who want the plug'n'play experience and don't mind paying for it. There's definitely...
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    Yet Another Netatalk 2.2 Fork

    False alarm! It turns out to have been a permissions issue all along. If you're seeing missing icons or Error -50, you need to make sure write permissions are set correctly for the .AppleDesktop dir inside the shared directory. Basically, the user that you authenticate with needs to have write...
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    Yet Another Netatalk 2.2 Fork

    @elvis I'm honored to have done something that's helpful for the RetroNAS project! The service you're providing to the community is very valuable. Thanks for the shout-out on your wiki there. FWIW, I've been able to connect to Netatalk 2.x AFP shares from both Big Sur and Monterey clients, as...
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    Yet Another Netatalk 2.2 Fork

    @NJRoadfan So the bottom line is, from a functional perspective Netatalk works as expected, in that timestamps don't change regardless of client?
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    Yet Another Netatalk 2.2 Fork

    @NJRoadfan Are either of these two sources of truth available online? Are you able to share links?
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    Yet Another Netatalk 2.2 Fork

    My pleasure entirely! I couldn't have gotten this far without your contributions and encouragement! Now let's just convince the maintainers to cut a release and start having it trickle down to Ubuntu and elsewhere where the netatalk2 package has been broken for years. Hopefully we can make this...
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    Yet Another Netatalk 2.2 Fork

    I tested with the netatalk arm64 3.1.12~ds-8 apt package on the same system and could not reproduce the bug. Files are copied over intact. However, the method of storing meta data has changed entirely between Netatalk 2 and 3 (.AppleDouble vs. OSX style ._* resources) so it's not surprising that...
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    Yet Another Netatalk 2.2 Fork

    Bug Alert: Netatalk 2 will fail to create icon resources for classic Mac OS files copied onto the AFPShare when running on 64-bit Linux. On Mac OS 7.5 and earlier, files will still be copied but when you access them from another Mac, you will notice that they have lost their custom icons. On Mac...
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    Doctorin' the Tardis (and Timelord): The Revived AppleTalk Time Server

    The vast majority of the community patches have been merged, and the head of branch-netatatalk-2-2 is indeed more or less at par with Netatalk 2.x v220101. The only one patch that was rejected was the one for preventing timestamps to be updated when copying folders on GS/OS. Apparently that...
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    Doctorin' the Tardis (and Timelord): The Revived AppleTalk Time Server

    Great news everyone! The improved Timelord code is now merged to upstream Netatalk 2.2!
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