how to access YOUR Synology router “RT1900ac”? as router.synology.com?

That’s what Synology actually suggests: access your router as router.synology.com. Doesn’t that mean, it’s under control of Synology?! Looks like, doesn’t it?!! I don’t really like that. It also has a hardwired 192.___ address (to be clarified!!!). I am currently running my RT1900ac between my laptop and my true router, an AVM FRITZ!Box. The RT1900ac publishes… Continue reading how to access YOUR Synology router “RT1900ac”? as router.synology.com?

Synology router “RT1900ac” as an SSH server

How to enable SSH access for user accounts? Log in as root; within /etc/passwd change the default shell entries of the resp. user accounts from /sbin/nologin to /bin/ash. The resp. user accounts may want to have their public keys get placed in their .ssh/authorized_keys2 . Of course the firewall needs to get opened a little on… Continue reading Synology router “RT1900ac” as an SSH server

Synology router “RT1900ac” as an NFS server

https://www.synology.com/en-global/products/RT1900ac https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Network_File_System AKA NFS /etc/init/nfsd-adapter.conf – read it, and find out how to start and stop the NFS daemon – it is rather, rather simple, honestly! /etc/exports – all this is on one line in your file: /volumeUSB5/usbshare *(rw,async,no_wdelay,crossmnt,insecure,no_root_squash,insecure_locks,sec=sys,anonuid=1025,anongid=100) The /etc/fstab entry looks like this (again: all this is on one line in your file): SynologyRouter:/volumeUSB5/usbshare /media/synologyrouter nfs4… Continue reading Synology router “RT1900ac” as an NFS server

Synology router “RT1900ac” – my christmas toy

https://www.synology.com/en-global/products/RT1900ac cyberport had an intriguing offer: a demonstration model with a moderate discount – I couldn’t resist [2015-12-20 00:27:39] johayek@Hayek001 $ ssh root@router.synology.com BusyBox v1.16.1 (2015-10-29 15:37:59 CST) built-in shell (ash) Enter ‘help’ for a list of built-in commands. SynologyRouter> ./config.guess armv7l-unknown-linux-gnueabihf SynologyRouter> ./config.guessJHn =config.guessJHn,0: $config_unique=>{synology_northstarplus_rt1900ac},$config_buildnumber=>{5781},$config_smallfixnumber=>{2} // … armv7l-synology-DSM5.2_5781_2 Alright … – it’s a Busybox.… Continue reading Synology router “RT1900ac” – my christmas toy

the new Synology router “RT1900ac” — router only, no modem

https://www.synology.com/en-global/products/RT1900ac https://www.cyberport.de/synology-rt1900ac-1900mbit-s-dualband-wlan-router-5644-001_184.html http://www.amazon.de/gp/offer-listing/B01773J9JU https://www.synology.com/en-global/compatibility?search_by=products&category=usb_3g_4g_dongles&p=1&product_bays=Router&product_name=RT1900ac – compatible 3G/4G dongles http://stadt-bremerhaven.de/angeschaut-synology-rt1900ac/ just in case you should not be aware of it: it does not come with a built-in modem, no DSL, no VDSL, nothing