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Author Topic: Can't find files in "Incoming" subfolders in aMule 2.3.2 / Ubuntu Server  (Read 226 times)

sevob

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Hi everyone,
I installed aMule on an Ubuntu server, it works fine by running it from the External GUI.
Only problem encountered is that it shares only the files in ~/.aMule/Incoming and not those of its subfolders. it is not a problem of access permissions.
Will there be an entry to be added to the ~/.aMule/amule.conf  to force the search for files in subfolders?
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Re: Can't find files in "Incoming" subfolders in aMule 2.3.2 / Ubuntu Server
« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2019, 01:41:52 PM »

Iirc the share is not recursive, so you would have to add an entry for each subfolder you want to share. But in incoming only the files you are downloading or are already completed should be located, so it's very unlikely to have subfolders there.
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Re: Can't find files in "Incoming" subfolders in aMule 2.3.2 / Ubuntu Server
« Reply #2 on: January 01, 2019, 05:43:46 PM »

Hello. The reason is that I have thousands of files (subdivided into subfolders) that I would like to share by copying them in the "Incoming" folder.
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Re: Can't find files in "Incoming" subfolders in aMule 2.3.2 / Ubuntu Server
« Reply #3 on: January 01, 2019, 08:45:27 PM »

As long as you enter the dirs in your shareddirs.dat, they all get shared. But no dir is shared recursive. I would suggest to leave them where they are and is something like find -type d to add them to the shares file.
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Re: Can't find files in "Incoming" subfolders in aMule 2.3.2 / Ubuntu Server
« Reply #4 on: January 03, 2019, 01:53:45 PM »

Hi Vollstrecker, can you explain the last line of that reply a bit more please? I don't understand what to do with the "find -type d" exactly. Trying to accomplish the same thing as Sevob.
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Re: Can't find files in "Incoming" subfolders in aMule 2.3.2 / Ubuntu Server
« Reply #5 on: January 03, 2019, 03:09:28 PM »

If you do a "find <path> -type d >> shareddirs.dat" every dir in path will be added to your share. Recursively
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