Originally Posted by Bob Denny
Ahh... I only tried one HDD device. I do believe NTFS is a loser though. I've had success with some sticks. I'll try FAT32 on them to exclude the Stickmount/kernel dependency. Thanks guys, you unstuck my thinking.
NTFS worked fine for me on a 32GB micro sdcard. I've been able to play movies that are sizes like 8gb stashed on the sdcard. Here's the exact bits I'm using: Nexus 7