[Novalug] Nokia N800 question - move and link ~/MyDocs
brandon20va at yahoo.com
Sun Sep 7 10:22:44 EDT 2008
I may have answered my own question....
I went ahead and did a proof by moving the MyDocs directory to MyDocs.old and creating my own Docs folder then linking to it with 'MyDocs' and it seems to work.
I guess I'll go ahead and get a new memory card to see if I can move the MyDocs to it and link from internal memory.
--- On Sun, 9/7/08, Brandon Saxe <brandon20va at yahoo.com> wrote:
> From: Brandon Saxe <brandon20va at yahoo.com>
> Subject: [Novalug] Nokia N800 question - move and link ~/MyDocs
> To: "novalug mailing list" <novalug at calypso.tux.org>
> Date: Sunday, September 7, 2008, 9:40 AM
> I was wondering if any NIT users know if it is possible to
> move the default ~/MyDocs folder to a memory card and then
> create a symbolic link and have the content still show
> correctly in the file manager (e.g. 'Documents',
> 'Images', etc.).
> I realize that I would probably need to format the memory
> card with jffs2 to support the link. The reason for this is
> to recover space from the internal memory card and still
> have the built-in file manager interface with the
> I plan on getting a 4-8GB card for the internal slot,
> formatting it jffs2, then moving and linking the MyDocs
> folder there.
> I also plan on trying out the Debian chroot package as
> 1. Any success with moving MyDocs?
> 2. Any gotchas on the Debian package?
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