[GLLUG] Intro and network drive

Travis Mooney ttmooney at ttmooney.com
Mon Mar 23 11:05:16 UTC 2020

Hey Davide --

You can use mdns-scan to see what's advertised by zeroconf/bonjour/avahi.

Normally if the shares are broadcast by zeroconf, you would see them in
Nautilus automatically. Are any other computers/devices successfully

Kind regards,


On 23/03/2020 10:28, Davide Giannella via GLLUG wrote:
> On 21/03/2020 22:42, John Hearns wrote:
>> Connect the Lacie to your home router.
>> Connect the ethernet port on your USB-C adapter to the home router.
>> Switch off the wireless interface on your laptop.
>> Bring up the ethernet interface.
>> You can either log into your wireless router web interface and display
>> what devices are attached
>> Or pin the broadcast address of the subnet - which is usually
>> You should then find your Lacie device and be talking to it at
>> whatever the line speed is on your router ethernet ports.
>> Hopefully gigabit.
> +1
> thanks again.
> Will post once solved. I will look as well in the zeroconf/bojour
> approach. Just for the sake of exercise and learning.
> D.


Travis Mooney-Evans
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