[Mediawiki-l] Saving files to NAS

George Herbert george.herbert at gmail.com
Fri Jun 20 01:24:44 UTC 2008

On Thu, Jun 19, 2008 at 6:17 PM, hanbe325 <hanbe325 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks,
>>>The simplest thing is to use a networked filesystem -- NFS, SMB, etc.
> This is probably the solution I will go with but how can I link to files on
> a NFS. Would you alter it so all wiki files are automatically saved to this
> location instead of wiki/images (If so do you know what settings to
> change?). The other option would just be to have users save files to the NFS
> then create links to those files in the wiki. I'm not sure but at the moment
> the wiki seems to only accept valid html links (I don't know how to make a
> link to a Network Shared file)
> Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> Thanks.

Just set up the NFS mount point on the wiki/images directory, or make
that a soft link to the actual mount point.  You can mount filesystems
pretty much wherever you want to, inside other normal filesystems...

-george william herbert
george.herbert at gmail.com

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