I’m following this tutorial to set up RPi file sharing/NAS via Samba. As per the Client access to NAS instructions I typed my Pi’s IP address into the “search program and files box” from the windows
echo “@kodi” >> ~/.config/lxsession/LXDE-pi/autostart
How To Install Kodi on a Raspberry Pi Model 2
Debian and debian-derivatives changed the service name from ‘samba’ to ‘smbd’. Try service smbd restart.
Configuring a Raspberry Pi Samba Server is not difficult and shares your staorage with the Windows world. You may be looking at acquiring some NAS, Network Attached Storage, for your home network. Maybe even for your office and this is where you may find that the Raspberry Pi provides a more than an adequate solution
One of my favorite person Hanselman picked up a Raspberry Pi 3 recently for MarchIsForMakers. The Raspberry Pi 3 is a great starter computer for makers not just because it is faster than the Pi and Pi 2, but because it has Wifi built in! This makes setup and messing around a lot easier.
Here’s some great tutorials for getting started with the Raspberry Pi, Node, and Visual Studio Code.
- Visual Studio Code Jumpstart for Node.js Developers
- Right click on Windows folder and open with Visual Studio Code
- Using Visual Studio Code (via a File Share) with a Raspberry Pi (Raspbian)