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Old 01-30-2014, 09:43 AM   #1
marcelp1
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Samsung GT-N8000 Android 4.1.2 - mass storage = Debian Wheezy


Is there any way to have the Samsung Tablet (kernel 3.0.31-1247182)
when connected to my Wheezy machine
(Linux DellLatitude 3.2.0-4-686-pae #1 SMP Debian 3.2.51-1 i686 GNU/Linux)
show the internal tablets memory and memory card as a storage device
rather that Media device (MTP) / Camera (PTP) where transferring
large amounts of data is so slow?

I know that I can take the memory card out and install exfat-fuse to read exFat
file format, but I usually have the cable with me and the tablet can be
charged when connected to USB port as well.
 
Old 01-30-2014, 12:05 PM   #2
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Hey marcelp1.
There are work around this problem but not solution that I know of. One work around will be through samba. Create a shared directory in your desktop and use a file manager in android that would let you transfer files into that shared directory.

I use ESexplorer file manager in my mobile devices and connect to my desktop just fine.
 
Old 01-30-2014, 03:39 PM   #3
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I use Airdroid for this. It's available in the Play Store, install on the tablet, run it, and you can access everything on the tablet from your web browser.
 
  


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