Tag Archives: Time Machine

os x: time machine, backup to debian squeeze

add to /etc/apt/sources.list
# stable repo
deb http://cdn.debian.net/debian squeeze main
# new testing repo
deb http://cdn.debian.net/debian wheezy main

apt-get update
apt-get install netatalk

edit /etc/netatalk/afpd.conf 
 - -tcp -noddp -uamlist uams_dhx.so,uams_dhx2_passwd.so -nosavepassword -mimicmodel Xserve

edit /etc/netatalk/AppleVolumes.default
/backup/osx «Backup folder» options:usedots,upriv,tm allow:alter,admin

edit /etc/avahi/services/afpd.service 
<service-group>
<name replace-wildcards=”yes”>%h</name>
<service>
<type>_afpovertcp._tcp</type>
<port>548</port>
</service>
<service>
<type>_device-info._tcp</type>
<port>0</port>
<txt-record>model=Xserve</txt-record>
</service>
</service-group>

/etc/init.d/netatalk restart
/etc/init.d/avahi-daemon restart

in the mac os x console:

defaults write com.apple.systempreferences TMShowUnsupportedNetworkVolumes 1