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Share iTunes library with OS X and Windows via a server
Authored by: tmpatrick on Apr 26, '07 09:11:46PM

I use an NFS share on my music storage server using Ubuntu. It's not necessary to use netatalk (really bad support, pretty much a dead project), but this alternative does require a bit more configuration on your Mac's end to automount the NFS fileshare (using NetInfo Manager), and occasionally enter "sudo kill -1 `cat /var/run/`" in Terminal if your connection drops (as mine does via wifi on occasion). Look here on for "NFS automount" - that's what I did, and I'm golden.

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