Manjaro comes with python 3 which makes it easy to share files rapidly in your network.
You can share with:
it will work on all platforms.
This is for the situation that you need to share something fast and is not advisable as part of your regular infrastructure.
Open a terminal on the computer that contains the files you want to share and navigate to the directory where the files you want to share are like ˝/home; then type:
python -m http.server
Now go to the computer, phone or tab that should receive the files and open a browser.
In the url field of the browser you type
To find the IP of the computer you want to share from you type:
Something like this:
Now you can download or open the files. - It is as easy as that.
Since you might want to share files from other computers with your Manjaro computer; they may have Python2
(This is the case for Debian,, Mageia and several other distros. In Windows you need to install Python first)
Here you have to write a different command.
Open a terminal and write:
python -m SimpleHTTPServer
Go to your Manjaro computer and open the url as described above and you will have access to the files.
If you want to use another port than the default 8000 - say 9000 - you can enter it like this:
python -m http.server 9000
Once you have shared the files; just stop the server with CTRL+c
It is as easy as that!