afs3-fileserver?

Discussion in 'Mac OS X Server, Xserve, and Networking' started by flavoni, Nov 7, 2016.

  1. flavoni macrumors newbie

    flavoni

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    #1
    Hi fellas..

    What is afs3-fileserver trying to connect to port 7000?
    I believe its connected somehow to AirPlayXPCHelper?

    Flav
     
  2. andy89 macrumors 6502

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    I believe that afs stands for Apple Filing Server. It's connected to file sharing.

    Edit: Nope. I'm completely wrong. Google says it stands for "Andrew File System" which I believe is a distributed file system.
     
  3. flavoni thread starter macrumors newbie

    flavoni

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    #3
    Ok, thanks.. is this a common operation in macOS?
     

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