Trying NTFS external storage on Lighthouse 2.5


Good - - then to review . . . when my hard drive (WD 1 TB My Passport) is reformatted NTFS (NTFS is OK now with no drive name required anymore), I just plug the hard drive into the Lighthouse without powering it off?? Ken

2.5 Firmware Release - ORx/Lighthouse

Yeah, that should do the trick.


Lighthouse 2.5 Working Fine

The NTFS formatted hard drive is working on my Lighthouse. Files got transferred from the internal drive which I ran for 6 hours before I plugged in the hard drive. New data is being recorded to the hard drive. The Library is displaying new pages (with a selected picture posted above the title):

Twitter feeds arrive selectively with images embedded. So far the Outernet Weekly Selection for the Week of 2016_02_01 contains TED Talk and Vimeo Videos.

Since I restarted my Lighthouse to a stable version using the SD boot method, and reformatted my hard drive, I deleted all the old files. I hope the Outernet team might consider re-transmitting some of their old Dec 2015 and Jan 2016 files - - particularly the Rachel Modules.

Good on you all :smiley: Ken