Ubuntu - Setting Up and Using Apple Filing Protocol Utility Items

By Jack Szwergold • October 4, 2015

Installation.

Install the Apple Filing Protocol (AFP) stuff:

sudo aptitude install afpfs-ng-utils

Mounting and unmounting an AFP volume.

Mounting an AFP volume:

mount_afp afp://user:password@192.168.1.101/sharename /media/AFP

The overall structure of how to mount an AFP volume:

afp_client mount -u [user_name] -p [password] [server]:[volume] [mountpoint]

Unmount an AFP volume:

afp_client unmount [mountpoint]