Synology DiskStation DS218+

https://www.synology.com/en-uk/products/DS218+ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Docker_(software) – virtualisation software, actually: “containerisation” – after the DS713+ my 2nd attempt to get Docker running on a Synology device In order to give the software a little more air to breathe, I got a 4GB RAM module right away together with the “chassis” and the 2 3TB discs to go into the… Continue reading Synology DiskStation DS218+

my self-hosted Git server on my NAS

https://stackoverflow.com/questions/10391522/git-does-not-appear-to-be-a-git-repository – the crucial question resp. advice there: On your server, go to the directory that is the repository and type pwd. The output is the full path of the repository, make sure you use that. I am using ssh://HOST/… Git URLs for that purpose.

my Synology NAS DS213+ suggested an update, and afterwards the web-gui is not accessable again

I can still ssh into the NAS from remote, and I just rebooted: root@DiskStation $ shutdown -r now … but https://FQDN:5001/webman is just not accessable right now. That scares me “a little”. I shall try again, as soon as I shall be attached to my home LAN in a couple of days. At least I can… Continue reading my Synology NAS DS213+ suggested an update, and afterwards the web-gui is not accessable again

Synology: how to reset a Synology DiskStation AKA NAS

http://www.synology.com/en-uk/support/tutorials/493 http://find.synology.com/ Having in mind, what I have already tried, I think, it won’t boot in any way described above, but I will give it a try anyway. Basically: remove all disks press the reset button for 4 seconds pray, that it starts beeping

my Synology DS112+ does not function any longer

http://www.synology.com/products/product.php?product_name=DS112%2B&lang=enu http://www.synology.com/en-global/products/overview/DS114 On Tuesday its blue LED started flashing continuously. I bought it on 2013-08-29, and for me this appears as a rather short life of an electronic product. I filed a problem report with Synology, and I wonder, how soon I will get a replacement. Synology do no longer  distribute DS112+, I would quite… Continue reading my Synology DS112+ does not function any longer

this is the advent of Synology’s NAS operating system DSM 5.0

http://www.synology.com/en-uk/support/beta_dsm_5_0 You can already download, install, and run it. They say, it still has a few rough edges. But there is nothing, I have to worry about. Nice look. And my rsync on both (the 112+ and the 213+) still runs properly. I don’t really mind the “SMB2 vs OSX resource fork” issue. I am… Continue reading this is the advent of Synology’s NAS operating system DSM 5.0

DVB-C (and DVB-T2/-T) for my Synolgy NAS “diskstations”

www.heise.de/ct/13/22/links/118.shtml – in German: “Netzwerkspeicher als TV-Server und -Empfänger” It needs the following software: http://dvblogic.com/en/software/synology/ http://dvblogic.com/en/software/synology-arm-marvel-kirkwood/ – DS112+ (???) http://dvblogic.com/en/software/synology-powerpc/ – DS213+ These two mentioned diskstations are compatible with these two DVB-C USB connectable devices: http://www.tbsdtv.com/products/tbs-dvb-c-usb-stick.html : TBS USB DVB-C TV Stick https://www.tbs-technology.de/shop/product_info.php?products_id=21 for about € 60+5 at amazon.de [link] for about € 63+5 at geizhals.net [no link currently] http://www.tbsdtv.com/products/tbs5680-dvb-c-tv-tuner-ci-usb.html : TBS5680 DVB-C… Continue reading DVB-C (and DVB-T2/-T) for my Synolgy NAS “diskstations”