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Some Avahi config.

Avahi

To make samba share show up in Mac OS finder network section, create /etc/avahi/services/smb.service:

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<?xml version="1.0" standalone='no'?>
<!DOCTYPE service-group SYSTEM "avahi-service.dtd">
<service-group>
 <name replace-wildcards="yes">%h</name>
 <service>
   <type>_smb._tcp</type>
   <port>445</port>
 </service>
 <service>
   <type>_device-info._tcp</type>
   <port>0</port>
   <txt-record>model=Macmini7</txt-record>
 </service>
</service-group>

Then restart avahi.

Mac OS Icons

  • plist: /System/Library/CoreServices/CoreTypes.bundle/Contents/Info.plist
  • location: /System/Library/CoreServices/CoreTypes.bundle/Contents/Resources
John Siu
Update: 2019-12-16
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