Additional applications ∞
\sudo \apt-get update \sudo \apt-get dist-upgrade \sudo \apt-get install \ btrfs-tools ` # btrfs support. ` \ smartmontools ` # For S.M.A.R.T. hard drive monitoring/testing. ` \ p7zip ` # For 7zip (7za). ` \ transmission-daemon ` # BitTorrent. ` \ ` # `
For a GUI desktop, I would also include:
.. but it's not my intention to use the Raspberry Pi in that manner.
Set up the external drive. ∞
\sudo \mkfs.btrfs /dev/sdx \sudo \mkdir --parents /mnt/320-data \sudo \chown pi:pi /mnt/320-data
/dev/disk/by-uuid and learn the UUID for an external drive. Then edit
/etc/fstab (fstab) with that information. Something like:
UUID=573dab6c-8c9f-405e-ad08-f75e6e171a11 btrfs defaults,noatime 0 2
FIXME - I have the old permissions issue where the user can't do stuff at the root of /mnt/320-data, look into my desktop notes to find the solution.